Reading 2 Bacteria 4 - Treponema

Microbe Name: 
Treponema
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
III. Bacteria
Disease Caused: 
Syphilis
Damage: 
Destruction of epithelial and endothelial cells
Symptoms: 
Small, painless ulcers, rosy rash, paralysis, blindness, dementia
Mode of Transmission: 
Sexual contact
Microbe Table Index: 
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