Typhoid Fever Definition and Causes

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What is the most effective treatment for typhoid fever?

Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)

Which symptom is likely to develop one to three weeks after exposure to typhoid fever?


What is a potential complication of typhoid fever?


How can typhoid fever be diagnosed?

Blood culture during the first week of fever

What is a preventive measure for typhoid fever?


Learn about the definition and causes of typhoid fever, a life-threatening infection caused by the bacterium Salmonella Typhi. Explore its transmission routes and the risk of carriers even after antibiotic treatment.

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