What symptoms occur in patients with typhoid fever?

Bottom line:  Symptoms include malaise, headache, cough, abdominal pain/distention/tenderness, splenomegaly, may have constipation at first which is followed by diarrhea, rash

Typhoid fever.  AccessMedicine

For more on presentation of typhoid fever: 

Bhutta ZA.  Current concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of typhoid fever.  BMJ. 2006 Jul 8;333(7558):78-82.


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