BC Centre for Disease Control

Treponema pallidum bacterium
BC Centre for Disease Control / December 2022 BY: Jason Wong, MD, MPH, CCFP, FRCPC , Melanie C.M. Murray, MD, PhD, FRCPC, Laura Sauvé, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Elaine Chan, MPH, Julie van Schalkwyk, MD, FRCSC, Ann Pederson, PhD, Ellen Giesbrecht, MD, Marianne Morgan, MD, Muhammad Morshed, PhD, SCCM, Troy Grennan, MD, DTM&H, MSc, FRCPC

Rates of infectious syphilis in British Columbia have been steadily increasing over the past decade. In 2021, 1428 infectious syphilis cases were reported in BC (27.5 per 100 000 population, the... Read More