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Typhi in Kathmandu, Nepal

By Charles Richelle C., Sultana Tania, Alam Mohammad Murshid, Yu Yanan, Wu-Freeman Ying, Bufano Meagan Kelly, Rollins Sean M., Tsai Lillian, Harris Jason B., LaRocque Regina C., Leung Daniel T., Brooks W. Abdullah, Nga Tran Vu Thieu, Dongol Sabina, Basnyat Buddha, Calderwood Stephen B., Farrar Jeremy, Khanam Farhana, Gunn John S., Qadri Firdausi, Baker Stephen and Ryan Edward T.

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Typhi carriage. Typhi, patients with acute typhoid fever, and healthy controls residing in a typhoid endemic area. Seven of 10 (70%) chronic carriers, 0 of 8 bile culture-negative controls (0%), 0 of 8 healthy Bangladeshis (0%), and 1 of 8 (12.5%) Bangladeshis with acute typhoid fever had detectable anti-YncE IgG in blood. IgA responses were also present. Typhi carriers

Publisher: Public Library of Science
Year: 2013
DOI identifier: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002335
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