The Tuskeegee study of untreated Syphilis

Latent late Syphilis is something we rarely encounter, because we only treat neurological patients and every neuro patient has a problem, which in turn can be attributed to some form of Syphilis, so that when we test him for Syphilis he has an active Neurosyphilis (this is regardless of his CSF status).

This is why we know practically nothing about the form of Syphilis that was covered by the infamous Tuskeegee study. We discuss the relevant core facts, why it raised a huge anti-racialists hype. We try to understand what happened and use the information of this excellent article to excuse the Syphilologists of the time.

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