Typhoid Fever in Pregnancy: Case report and review of the literature

O. Sadan, L. H. Matthews, A. B. Koller, R. G. White

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The clinical details of two cases of typhoid fever in pregnancy are described. The first patient contracted the disease in the third trimester, with successful outcome for both mother and baby. The second patient became infected in the first trimester, with the complication of underlying cardiac disease. This resulted in typhoid endocarditis contributing to fetal loss. A survey of the literature is presented and treatment recommendations outlined. 1986 Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)807-809
Number of pages3
JournalActa Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 1986
Externally publishedYes


  • Pregnancy complications
  • infectious
  • typhoid


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