Typhoid and paratyphoid

Typhoid and paratyphoid factsheet

Typhoid is an infection caused by bacteria called Salmonella typhi, which is similar to the bacteria that causes salmonella food poisoning. You can catch typhoid by eating or drinking food or water contaminated with human waste (faeces). Typhoid and paratyphoid...

Typhoid FAQ

Typhoid fever, also called enteric fever, or simply ‘typhoid’, is a systemic illness caused by a bacterial infection with Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica serotype Typhi or serotypes Paratyphi A, B or C Typhoid – caused by...

Typhoid and paratyphoid factsheet

Typhoid is an infection caused by bacteria called Salmonella typhi, which is similar to the bacteria that causes salmonella food poisoning. You can catch typhoid by eating or drinking food or water contaminated with human waste (faeces). Typhoid and paratyphoid...

Typhoid FAQ

Typhoid fever, also called enteric fever, or simply ‘typhoid’, is a systemic illness caused by a bacterial infection with Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica serotype Typhi or serotypes Paratyphi A, B or C Typhoid – caused by...