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HLTB21H3
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Caroline Barakat

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Syphilis
History
1494: King Charles VIII of France invades Italy
Outbreak of a new epidemic in Naples
Many Theories
Late 15th century it was everywhere
oThouht of a French Evil
oPamplet
French Disease”, STD } Written in the Giovanni de Vigo
Origin of Term Syphillis
Came from Girolamo Fracastoro
oTalked about contagious, and syphilis being contagious
oWrote a powem about a shepherd boy named syphilis insulting a god and therefore
was punished
Many Names:
oLues or lues venerea, British Disease, Great pox, Cupids disease, The black lion,
italinea/Spanish/polish disease
Theories:
(1)Columbian Theory: Introduced to Europe from the New World
Written record, Skeletal remains from the Americas, Patter of spread of disease
(2)Pre-Columbian/Anti-columbian Theory
Not something new, exsisted long ago could be that series of mutation brought upon
Unitarian Theory
Different agent/factors caused it to manifest
oMoisture for example
Non-Unitarian
Origins of agent causes pinta
oFurther mutation occurred that caused endemic of syphilis, there was FOUR like a
series and this is one of them leading to what we have today
oPinta, endemic syphilis, venereal syphilis, another which is less virulent
John Hunter
Founder of scientific surgery
“Microbe hunter
oThought that gonherea and syphilis caused by the same agent
oAt the time no ethic board and so downfall of ethical procedure
Took flawed self-experimentation
oInjected himself with what a patient was though to have as ghonerea (wet form of
disease)
He developed sign of dry form
Signs: Shanker, 3 months later skin rash,
He concluded that wet and dry were same
Philliphe Ricord
Demonstrated that gonorrhoe and syphilis were different disease
Developed three stages of syphillis: primary, secondary, tertiary
Rudolph Virchow (20 years later)
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Syphilis History 1494: King Charles VIII of France invades Italy Outbreak of a new epidemic in Naples Many Theories th Late 15 century it was everywhere o Thouht of a French Evil o Pamplet French Disease, STD } Written in the Giovanni de Vigo Origin of Term Syphillis Came from Girolamo Fracastoro o Talked about contagious, and syphilis being contagious o Wrote a powem about a shepherd boy named syphilis insulting a god and therefore was punished Many Names: o Lues or lues venerea, British Disease, Great pox, Cupids disease, The black lion, italineaSpanishpolish disease Theories: (1) Columbian Theory: Introduced to Europe from the New World Written record, Skeletal remains from the Americas, Patter of spread of disease (2) Pre-ColumbianAnti-columbian Theory Not something new, exsisted long ago could be that series of mutation brought upon Unitarian Theory Different agentfactors caused it to manifest
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