Treponema pallidum strains among women and men who have sex with women in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium between 2014 and 2020

H C A Zondag, F H Zwezerijnen-Jiwa, H J C de Vries, I De Baetselier, S M Bruisten

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The Treponema pallidum strain distribution among men who have sex with women were similar to the strain distribution men who have sex with men. The most prevalent strains and percentage of strains belonging to the Nichols lineage are similar to previous studies in Amsterdam focusing on men who have sex with men.

Original languageEnglish
JournalSexually Transmitted Diseases
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)e5-e7
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2023

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