Where did Syphilis Originate?

Syphilis is a disease which has 3 phases. Many claim that syphilis originated in Europe during the late 1400's. Today, syphilis is mainly a sexually transmitted disease that can go practically undetected, but end up deadly. However, back in the times of its first documented instance, no one knew exactly how it was contracted and the symptoms were anything but subtle. You can find more .
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