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Notes on typhoid and remittent fevers in the Cape, Natal, and Zululia

by William Thomas Black

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Published by s.n.] in [London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Typhoid Fever, epidemiology,
  • Malaria, epidemiology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.T. Black
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26298561M

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Typhoid fever caused by Salmonella typhi remains an important public health problem of many tropical and sub-tropical countries. On Decemafter the typhoid fever–associated death of a student, the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) in Zimbabwe declared an outbreak of typhoid fever.

HCHD defined a suspected case in a resident of Harare City as an illness that began on or after October 6,with fever ≥°F (38°C), body pains, headache, and Cited by: 1. Typhoid fever, also known as enteric fever, is a potentially fatal multisystemic illness caused primarily by Salmonella enterica, subspecies enterica serovar typhi and, to a lesser extent, related serovars paratyphi A, B, and C.

The protean manifestations of typhoid fever make this disease a true diagnostic challenge. Cape Town - Cape Town residents who live in areas with poor sanitation could be at risk of contracting the highly contagious typhoid fever as the first cases in the Western Cape have been confirmed.

Continuous Fevers and Typhoid Fevers by One of the earliest accounts of a fever reputed to be a typhoid-like fever in Colombia was given by Antonio Vargas. 9 Vargas had trained as a doctor in Bogotá during the s and then attended the very prestigious Medical School of Paris between and Upon his return to Colombia, Vargas led the process of consolidating the country’s Cited by: 4.

The Western Cape Government Health can confirm three cases of Typhoid fever for in the Western Cape - some with travel history to affected areas in Africa. Two confirmed typhoid fever cases (9 and 10 year old girls) were identified at facilities in the Cape Town Metropole and 1 case (52 year old male) in the Cape Winelands district.

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Introduction. Typhoid (enteric) fever caused by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi () is an important cause of morbidity and mortality. The global annual burden was estimated at approximately 12 million cases for [1,2].Most of these were effectively treated with antibiotics, although the case fatality rate remains at about 1% such that abouttyphoid deaths occur annually.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE Changing Pattern of Typhoid Fever—Gulati et al. TABLE v SALMONELLA TYPHI 0 AND H AGGLUTINATION TITERS Admi [tted in Admit) led in Admit:ted in Results of Blood Culture First Week Second Week Third Week Total 1/ 1/ and above 1/ 1/ and above 1/ 1/ and above Positive 22 7 5 7 0 5 46 Negative 13 Cited by: This overview of prolonged fevers in antiquity focuses on malaria and typhoid fever as the primary infectious causes.

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