Archived: Syphilis Infection: Screening
Original Release Date: July 2004
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Archived: Recommendation Summary
|Persons at Increased Risk|
The USPSTF strongly recommends that clinicians screen persons at increased risk for syphilis infection.
The USPSTF strongly recommends that clinicians screen all pregnant women for syphilis infection.
|Asymptomatic Persons, Not at Increased Risk|
The USPSTF recommends against routine screening of asymptomatic persons who are not at increased risk for syphilis infection.
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Syphilis Infection: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.