• There may be no symptoms, but in the early stages you may develop a painless ulcer which can develop into a rash across the whole body, flu-like symptoms and swollen glands.
  • If left untreated it can have serious long term effects including heart failure, shooting pains, dementia and widespread ulcers.

Condoms provide protection but only if they cover the infected area.

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