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syphilis
used in Hiroshima

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Definition
a common STD caused by the Treponema pallidum spirochete; symptoms change through progressive stages
  • A colleague working in the laboratory to which Dr Sasaki had been walking was dead; Dr Sasaki's patient, whom he had just left and who a few moments before had been dreadfully afraid of Syphilis, was also dead.
    One — A Noiseless Flash (89% in)
  • Among his many other complaints, he had syphilis, which he had apparently caught from transfusions in one of his hospital stays; it was cured eventually.
    Five — The Aftermath (33% in)

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