Definition of enteric fever in English:

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enteric fever

noun

Another term for typhoid or paratyphoid.
Example sentences
  • Note in particular the much lower incidence of diseases such as enteric fever and dysentery.
  • Following an incubation period of five to 21 days, patients with enteric fever usually present with sustained fever, anorexia, malaise, and vague abdominal discomfort.
  • Surveillance of enteric fever have been initiated.

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