Management of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in HIV-Infected Men and Women

  • Author: Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 2/8/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • CDC STD treatment guidelines recommend the following (Management Guidelines):[CDC STD]
    • Providers should carefully assess signs and symptoms suggestive of CNS involvement in HIV-infected patients who have clinical signs or confirmed serology compatible with syphilis
    • Patients with neurosyphilis should have a lumbar puncture every 6 months after treatment is completed until the cell count is normal
  • Treatment of Sex Partners

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