Fact Sheet: Typhoid fever General Public Fact Sheet, August 26, 2015

(2015) Fact Sheet: Typhoid fever General Public Fact Sheet, August 26, 2015. Public Health, Department of

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Abstract

Typhoid fever is an illness caused by the germ Salmonella Typhi. In the United States about 5700 cases are reported each year. Most of these are acquired while traveling outside of the U.S. Typhoid fever is still common in the developing world, where it affects about 27 million persons each year.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Typhoid fever, Public Health
Subjects: Health and medicine > Public health > Environmental health
Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine
ID Code: 33198
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 30 Jul 2020 16:44
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2020 16:44
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/33198