Typhoid Fever

Typhoid Fever

Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection that is most commonly spread through contaminated water1.

Geography

Typhoid fever is most prevalent in developing countries, although a small number of cases occur in other parts of the world1.

Symptoms

Symptoms include fever, abdominal pain, skin rash, and diarrhea.

Prevention

Typhoid fever can be prevented through the provision of safe drinking water. 

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1NIH. Public Medical Health. Typhoid fever.

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