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Screening for syphilis during pregnancy in Nigeria: a practice that must continue
  1. Samuel Sunday Taiwo1,
  2. Yemisi Olukemi Adesiji1,
  3. Daniel Adebode Adekanle2
  1. 1Department of Medical Microbiology/Parasitology, College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, PMB 4400, Osogbo, Nigeria
  2. 2Department of Obstetrics/Gynaecology, College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, PMB 4400, Osogbo, Nigeria
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Samuel S Taiwo
 Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, PMB 4400, Osogbo, Nigeria; samtaiwo2003{at}yahoo.com

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  • Competing interests: None declared.

  • SST, a consultant clinical microbiologist, was the principal investigator responsible for the design of the study, performance of serological tests and preparation of the manuscript. YOA was responsible for collection of samples and performance of serological tests. DAA, a consultant obstetrician whose patuents were used for this study, was involved in the design of the study and collection of samples.

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  • Competing interests: None declared.

  • SST, a consultant clinical microbiologist, was the principal investigator responsible for the design of the study, performance of serological tests and preparation of the manuscript. YOA was responsible for collection of samples and performance of serological tests. DAA, a consultant obstetrician whose patuents were used for this study, was involved in the design of the study and collection of samples.

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