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This article has been approved by the National Association for Neonatal Nurses Certification Board for Category B credit toward recertification as an NNP.

Purpose of Activity

To provide an overview of congenital syphilis (CS).

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Specify the epidemiology, diagnosis, and management of prenatal syphilis and CS.
  2. Select signs and symptoms in the clinical presentation of syphilis.
Price: $11.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: ANC1218
Published: Dec 2018
Expires: 12/2/2022
Required Passing Score: 12/17 (70%)
Authors: Christine R. Rowe, MSN, RN, CCRN; Desi M. Newberry, DNP, NNP-BC; Amy J. Jnah, DNP, NNP-BC
Categories: Neonatal
Specialties: Neonatal