Rietmeijer noted that these trends coincided with the availability of effective new HIV/AIDS treatments, which may be causing some MSM to become complacent about safe sex practices. Handsfield's analysis shows that 68 MSM in King County were reported with infectious syphilis in 1999, compared to only five MSM in 1997.
MSM also represented a growing share of all syphilis cases in the county, increasing from 28 percent (five out of 18 cases) in 1997 to 84 percent (32 out of 38 cases) by the first half of 2000.
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