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Typhoid

Typhoid fever is caused by the bacterium Salmonella.

How it spread:

  • It spreads from human to human
  • The disease is transmitted through the phaco-oral or urinary-oral route
  • Either directly through feces or by hands dipped in cases or carrier urine, or indirectly by flies
  • Contaminated ice cream and dairy products are a great source of infection.

Symptoms of typhoid:

  • Fever, lack of appetite
  • Pain in abdomen, weakness
  • Headache, loose movements

Typhoid Diagnosis:

  • Complete blood count
  • Blood cultures
  • Vidal test
  • Typhoid

Treatment:

  • Relax
  • Supportive care
  • Antibiotics

Prevention:

  • Hand hygiene and personal hygiene
  • Food hygiene (cooking, storage, prevention of cross contamination)
  • Safe drinking water
  • Safe disposal of feces (human and animal)
  • Vaccine

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Top medical specialists available at Giggles by OMNI

Dr. K. Radha Krishna

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Dr K Seshagiri

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Dr B Rajsekhar

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Dr. MNV Pallavi

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Dr M Srinivasa Rao

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Dr. Sridevi

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Dr. KV Raja Ramesh

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Dr M Srinivasa Reddy

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Dr. Vishwateja Chittoori

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Dr. P. Kirti Kundana

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