DOI: 10.5123/s1679-49742020000200017
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Abstract: Objective: to describe the epidemiological profile of congenital syphilis (CS) in Tocantins, from 2007 to 2015. Methods: this was a cross-sectional descriptive study conducted with data from the Notifiable Health Conditions Information System (SINAN) and the Live Birth Information System (SINASC). Results: 1,029 CS cases were reported; mean CS incidence was 4.6/1,000 Live Births (LB), increasing from 3.1/1,000 LB in 2007 to 9.8/1,000 LB in 2015 (increase of 216.1%); municipalities located in the central and no…

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