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Research Article

Global Estimates of Syphilis in Pregnancy and Associated Adverse Outcomes: Analysis of Multinational Antenatal Surveillance Data

  • Lori Newman mail,

    newmanl@who.int

    Affiliation: Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Mary Kamb,

    Affiliation: Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Sarah Hawkes,

    Affiliation: University College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Gabriela Gomez,

    Affiliations: Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Lale Say,

    Affiliation: Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Armando Seuc,

    Affiliation: Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Nathalie Broutet

    Affiliation: Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Published: February 26, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001396
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Authors

Lori Newman, Lale Say, Armando Seuc, Nathalie Broutet
Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Mary Kamb
Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Sarah Hawkes
University College London, London, United Kingdom
Gabriela Gomez
Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Gabriela Gomez
School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: newmanl@who.int

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LN MK SH LS NB. Performed the experiments: LN GG AS. Analyzed the data: LN GG AS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: LN MK SH GG LS AS. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: LN. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: LN MK SH GG AS NB. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: LN MK SH GG LS AS NB. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: LN MK SH GG LS AS NB.