Top 10 Clinical Trends for June 2015

Ryan Syrek


June 24, 2015

#9 Clinical Trend: Typhoid Fever

An epidemic in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, has left hundreds of thousands ill. Beyond a series of devastating diarrheal diseases, more than 301 cases of typhoid fever have been confirmed, with 559 suspected cases. Concerns about the increasing incidence of this condition overseas no doubt caused physicians to search for more on the subject.

For more in-depth clinical information, see Typhoid Fever.


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