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How does typhoid spread?
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Water contamination
In the developing world, typhoid spreads through human fecal contaminated water. Unlike most kinds of salmonellosis, this form is only a human disease.
There are no chickens, cattle or other fauna involved.

In brief: Water contamination
In the developing world, typhoid spreads through human fecal contaminated water. Unlike most kinds of salmonellosis, this form is only a human disease.
There are no chickens, cattle or other fauna involved.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Poor hygiene
The story of "typhoid mary" is the classic first example of epidemiology at work.

In brief: Poor hygiene
The story of "typhoid mary" is the classic first example of epidemiology at work.
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
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