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Typhoid fever in children: A Review

Hedaa M. Nahab, Hawraa F. Wali, Mouna Akeel Hamed Al-Oebady

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Int. J. Biosci.19(6), 35-43, December 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12692/ijb/19.6.35-43


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Typhoid fever was a chronic systemic infection caused by Salmonella enteric, serovar typhoid, gram-negative bacteria. Low sanitation and public health standards are serious public health issues in underdeveloped countries in the tropics and subtropics. Multidrug resistant (MDR) typhoid fever has a varied diagnostic pattern and a higher rate of harmful impacts than regular typhoid fever (20%). The epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis, and current treatment trends for typhoid fever in children are discussed in this review article. Infections, relapsing, and typhoid fever were covered.


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