Treponema pallidum

(redirected from Treponema infection)
Also found in: Medical.

Treponema pallidum

[‚trep·ə‚nē·mə ′pal·ə·dəm]
(microbiology)
A pathogenic spirochete that causes the sexually transmitted disease syphilis.
References in periodicals archive ?
Treponema infection associated with genital ulceration in wild baboons.

Full browser ?