Information for Health Care Providers
Currently in Southern Nevada, there has been a steady increase of syphilis along with HIV cases, which are increasingly diagnosed in the public and private sectors.
The following individuals and groups have been identified as having a higher incidence of risk:
- Pregnant women
- Men who have sex with men (MSM)
- African American females
The majority of primary and secondary syphilis cases have been identified in the above populations.
Visit the Congenital Syphilis Health Care Guidelines webpage for more information.
Updated on: January 3, 2019