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Syphilis in Japan as of 2001

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General Info
Geography 
Japan (JPN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1951 - 12/2001
Series or system 
Japan National Epidemiological Surveillance of Infectious Diseases (NESID)
Data type
Epi surveillance:
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

Syphilis in Japan as of 2001 provides information on the epidemiology of Syphilis in Japan. Case notification data are collected by the Infectious Disease Surveillance Center for the National Epidemiological Surveillance of Infectious Diseases (NESID) program. NESID data is collected from prefectural and municipal public health centers, and quarantine stations through an online reporting system. The Syphilis in Japan as of 2001 report details syphilis cases in Japan by year, age, sex, prefecture, transmission route, and clinical stage.

Citation
Journal 
Infect Agents Surveill Rep
Volume 
23
Issue 
4, 266
Pages 
85-86
Publication year 
2002
Suggested citation 

National Institute of Infectious Diseases (Japan). Syphilis in Japan as of 2001. Infect Agents Surveill Rep. 2002; 23 (4, 266): 85-86.