Europeans brought many diseases to the Americas. Which disease did they carry back?

Tuberculosis
Smallpox
Typhus
Syphilis
Syphilis was present in the Americas before European contact. It was carried from the Americas to Europe by the returning crewmen from Christopher Columbus's voyage. The first outbreak of syphilis in Europe occurred in 1494 in Naples, Italy, during a French invasion.
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Tuberculosis
Smallpox
Typhus
Syphilis
answers
flagRussia
0%
27%
11%
61%
36
flagUnknown
8%
40%
8%
44%
25
flagPakistan
5%
38%
11%
44%
18
flagUkraine
8%
22%
20%
43%
48
flagthe United States
8%
35%
12%
42%
359
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
27%
21%
38%
93
flagMalaysia
7%
30%
15%
38%
13
flagPoland
9%
23%
29%
37%
15645
flagCanada
12%
33%
16%
37%
24
flagIndia
5%
42%
16%
34%
171
flagAustralia
10%
48%
3%
34%
29
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
33%
33%
33%
12
flagthe Philippines
12%
40%
16%
32%
25
flagSouth Africa
0%
20%
40%
30%
10
flagGermany
7%
46%
23%
23%
13