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Syphilis and Congenital Syphilis— United States, 1985-1988

JAMA. 1988;260(11):1533-1534. doi:10.1001/jama.1988.03410110039010.
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Ninety-nine percent of cases in 1987 occurred in persons 15-64 years old.
1985 was chosen as baseline for this comparison because, in several areas, the increases began during 1986.


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