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A 25-year-old female asked:

Did typhidot, initially igm was positive but now both igm and igg are positive..do i have to worry?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
No: This is normal if you have had typhoid fever. The igm antibody titers rise early in the course of the disease, followed by the igg titers.
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