- Alternatives to Ciprofloxacin Use for Enteric Fever, United Kingdom. Threlfall, E. John; De Pinna, Elizabeth; Day, Martin; Lawrence, Joanne; Jones, Jane // Emerging Infectious Diseases;May2008, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p860
A letter to the editor about the treatment of typhoid and paratyphoid fever is presented.
- Enteric fever. // A-Z of Food Safety;2007, p115
A definition of the term "Enteric fever" is presented. It describes both typhoid fever and paratyphoid fever.
- enteric fever. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p273
An encyclopedia entry for "enteric fever" is presented. It is an alternative name for typhoid fever or paratyphoid fever.
- Typhoid and Paratyphoid Fever in Children. NOURMAND, AZIZ; ZIAI, MOHSEN // Clinical Pediatrics;Apr1969, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p235
Discusses the symptoms and therapy for typhoid and paratyphoid fever in children in Shiraz, Iran. Average duration of illness before hospital admission; Presence of Salmonella typhosa and paratyphi in blood culture; Efficacy of chloramphenical in the treatment of typhoid and paratyphoid fever.
- Paratyphoid fever in Vellore, South India. Jesudason, Mary V. // Tropical Doctor;Jul2005, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p191
A letter to the editor is presented to report about the paratyphoid fever in Vellore, South India.
- Paratyphoid Fever. // World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
Paratyphoid Fever, a disease virtually identical to typhoid fever in origin, symptoms, and treatment. It is caused by a different group of Salmonella bacteria and has milder effects.
- paratyphoid fever. Peters, Michael // BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p589
An encyclopedia entry for "paratyphoid fever" is presented. It refers to a disease identical in most respects to typhoid fever, except that it is caused by a different bacterium, salmonella paratyphi.
- Epidemiological shift, seasonal variation and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among enteric fever pathogens in south India. Vidyalakshmi, K.; Yashavanth, R.; Chakrapani, M.; Shrikala, B.; Bharathi, B.; Suchitra, U.; Dhanashree, B.; Dominic, R. M. S. // Tropical Doctor;Apr2008, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p89
Between January 2005 and December 2006, a higher incidence of paratyphoid fever (53.8%) compared to typhoid fever (44.9%) has been observed at a tertiary hospital in South India. A definite seasonal pattern of incidence is seen in paratyphoid fever (peak incidence during Octoberâ€”December,...
- Identification of typhoid fever and paratyphoid fever cases at presentation in outpatient clinics in Jakarta, Indonesia. Vollaard, Albert M.; Ali, Soegianto; Widjaja, Suwandhi; Asten, Henri A.G.H. van; Visser, Leo G.; Surjadi, Charles; van Dissel, Jaap T. // Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene;Jun2005, Vol. 99 Issue 6, p440
Summary: In Jakarta, Indonesia, over 80% of patients with typhoid fever or paratyphoid fever are treated in outpatient settings. In a community-based prospective passive surveillance study, we identified 59 typhoid, 23 paratyphoid fever and 259 non-enteric fever outpatients, all blood...
- Infectious diseases: Targeting typhoid fever. // Nature;2/17/2011, Vol. 470 Issue 7334, p308
The article focuses on Salmonella enterica Typhi T2544 protein, identified by Santasabuj Das and colleagues at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases in Kolkata, India, which could be a target to develop vaccines for typhoid fever.