Epidemiologic Aspects of Syphilis among Pregnant Women in Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)

Snezhana S. Sleptsova, PhD, ScD*; Lyubov I. Petrova; Maksim N. Andreev; Anastasiya N. Petrova

M.K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University, Yakutsk, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia

*Corresponding author: Prof. Snegana S. Sleptsova, PhD, ScD.  M. K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University. Yakutsk, the Sakha Republic, Russia.  E-mail: sssleptsova@yandex.ru

Published: March 15, 2018.  doi: 10.21103/Article8(1)_ShC2

Abstract: 

The article is devoted to the analysis of the syphilis morbidity rate in pregnant women in Yakutia. Syphilis morbidity in Yakutia in 2014-2016 did not have a sustainable trend toward decreasing in comparison with the Russian Federation mean indicators.

Keywords: 
syphilis ● pregnant women ● newborns ● morbidity rate ● congenital syphilis
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International Journal of Biomedicine. 2018;8(1):81-82.
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