Pediatric Syphilis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Oct 01, 2015
  • Author: Muhammad Waseem, MBBS, MS, FAAP, FACEP, FAHA; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Diagnostic considerations in patients with possible syphilis include the following:

  • Anthrax
  • Bejel
  • Granuloma inguinale
  • Lymphogranuloma venereum
  • Pinta
  • Rat-bite fever
  • Relapsing fever
  • Sepsis
  • Venereal warts
  • Yaws

Differential Diagnoses