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Table 2 Clinical manifestation of early syphilis. Barcelona 2015

From: Early syphilis: risk factors and clinical manifestations focusing on HIV-positive patients

  HIV-negative HIV-positiveb All P Value
Primary syphilis N = 59a
%
N = 17
%
N = 76
%
 
 Genital chancre 46 10 56 0.129
78 58.8 73.7
 Anal chancre 10 7 17 0.049
17 41.2 22.4
 Multiples chancres 17 6 23 0.553
29.3 37.5 31.1
Secondary syphilis N = 75 N = 65 N = 140  
  % % %  
 Skin eruption 51 36 87 0.174
68.0 55.4 62.1
 Palm lesion 30 27 57 0.99
40.0 41.5 40.7
 Sole lesion 36 27 63 0.551
48.0 41.5 45
 Genital syphilides 54 45 99 0.863
72.0 69.2 70.7
 Sore throat 16 15 31 0.965
21.3 23.1 22.1
 Asthenia 18 20 38 0.479
24.0 30.8 27.1
 Malaise 8 7 15 1
10.7 10.8 10.7
 Lymph node enlargement 11 4 15 0.1
14.7 6.15 10.7
  1. aincluding 3 other cases with oral and urethral chancres
  2. bincluding patients diagnosed coinciding with syphilis infection