How do I catch syphilis?
You can catch syphilis through oral, vaginal or anal sex with a person who has syphilis.
The chance of catching syphilis is reduced by using condoms during sex. Condoms also protect you against other sexually transmissible infections.
Syphilis is highly contagious through sex.
Syphilis can be transmitted from mother to baby during pregnancy.
What are the symptoms of syphilis?
Syphilis Fact Sheet
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