Reporting Syphilis
(lab-confirmed cases)

On this page:
What to report
How to report
Who is required to report
Frequently asked questions
Other reporting
More about Syphilis

What to report

Lab-confirmed cases of Syphilis (Treponema pallidum) must be reported to MDH within one working day.

How to report Syphilis

  • STD Confidential Case Report Card
    This disease may be reported using the MDH STD Confidential Case Report Form.

  • Do not use the "Yellow Card" to report Syphilis cases.
    image of the blue card with circle and slash thru it - indicating it should not be used to report STDs
  • Phone
    Any reportable infectious disease may be reported by phone to 651-201-5414 or 877-676-5414.

Who is required to report

Frequently asked questions about STD reporting

Other reporting

  • STD/HIV Partner Services Program
    A brochure designed for health providers, information is provided about the program that assists HIV or STD infected persons notify their partners about their potential exposure. The brochure may be downloaded for duplication purposes.

More about syphilis

Updated Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:05AM