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Typhoid feverTTyphoid feverTyphoid feverEnglishInfectious DiseasesChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00ZMark Feldman MD, FRCPC8.0000000000000060.0000000000000689.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>An overview of the causes, symptoms, treatment and ways to prevent your child from catching typhoid fever. This bacterial infection common in countries with poor sanitation and hygiene.</p><h2>What is typhoid fever?</h2> <p>Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection. Children can become very sick or even die without treatment. Typhoid fever is common in countries with poor sanitation. The disease is rare in the developed world.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>Typhoid fever is an infection. It is caused by bacteria. </li><li>Children can become very sick or even die without treatment. </li><li>The disease is common in countries with poor sanitation.</li><li>If your child is showing symptoms of typhoid fever, seek medical help right away.</li><li>Children over two years can be vaccinated. Speak to your doctor before travelling. </li></ul><h2>Signs and symptoms</h2> <p>Signs and symptoms appear about seven to 14 days after catching the disease. Some children may not become sick for as long as two months after exposure. Signs and symptoms of typhoid fever may include:</p> <ul> <li>a persistent fever that rises gradually to 39°C to 40°C (102°F to 104°F)</li> <li>a headache </li> <li>a sore throat</li> <li>tiredness</li> <li>low energy</li> <li>stomach pain</li> <li>constipation</li> <li>diarrhea</li> <li>a temporary rash with raised pink spots on the stomach or chest</li> </ul> <p>If your child is showing symptoms of typhoid fever, take them to a doctor right away.</p> <p>When treated, the symptoms usually subside several days after the start of antibiotics. Left untreated, typhoid fever can lead to severe illness, even death.</p><h2>Causes</h2> <p>Typhoid fever is caused by bacteria. The bacteria is most often found in food or water contaminated by an infected person. Infection can also occur when food or drink is served by an infected person who has not washed after using the bathroom. </p> <h2>Risk factors</h2> <p>Your child may be at higher risk of infection if they travel in a country where the fever is common. Having close contact with an infected person increases chances of infection. Children with weak immune systems are also at a greater risk of getting sick. </p><h2>What a doctor can do to help your child </h2> <p>Your child's doctor will ask you about your child's signs and symptoms. If the doctor suspects typhoid fever, your child may be admitted to hospital. Your child may need to give samples of stool, urine or blood for testing. Your child will likely be treated with oral antibiotics. In severe cases, the antibiotics are given intravenously. </p><h2>Complications</h2> <p>If typhoid fever is not treated quickly, your child may become very ill. Intestinal bleeding or other damage may occur. Other complications may include:</p> <ul> <li>severe weight loss</li> <li>severe diarrhea</li> <li>persistent high fever</li> <li>becoming unresponsive</li> <li>delirium or hallucinations</li> </ul><h2>When to seek medical assistance</h2> <h3>See your child's regular doctor right away if:</h3> <ul> <li>you suspect your child has typhoid fever</li> <li>your child is sick and you have just returned from a developing country</li> </ul>
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伤寒伤寒Typhoid feverChineseSimplifiedInfectious DiseasesChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00Z60.00000000000007.00000000000000750.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z医疗卫生条件较差地区常见的细菌感染—伤寒:病因、症状、治疗及预防方法的普及性概述。<br>
傷寒傷寒Typhoid FeverChineseTraditionalInfectious DiseasesChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00Z60.00000000000007.00000000000000750.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z醫療衛生條件較差地區常見的細菌感染—傷寒:病因、症狀、治療及預防方法的普及性概述。
Fièvre typhoïdeFFièvre typhoïdeTyphoid feverFrenchInfectious DiseasesChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00ZMark Feldman MD, FRCPC8.0000000000000060.0000000000000689.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>Voici un aperçu facile à comprendre des causes, des symptômes et du traitement de cette infection bactérienne courante dans des pays où l'hygiène est mauvaise, et des moyens de faire en sorte que votre enfant ne soit pas infecté.</p><h2>Qu’est-ce que la fièvre typhoïde?</h2> <p>La fièvre typhoïde est une infection bactérienne. Les enfants peuvent tomber malades ou même mourir s'ils ne sont pas soignés. La maladie est fréquente dans des pays où les mesures d'hygiène publique sont mauvaises. La fièvre typhoïde est rare au Canada.</p><h2>À retenir</h2> <ul> <li>La fièvre typhoïde est une infection causée par des germes appelés bactéries.</li> <li>Les enfants peuvent être très malades ou même mourir s'ils ne sont pas soignés.</li> <li>La maladie est fréquente dans des pays où les conditions d'hygiène publique sont mauvaises.</li> <li>Si votre enfant montre des symptômes de fièvre typhoïde, consultez un médecin immédiatement.</li> <li>La vaccination pourrait être recommandée. Parlez-en à votre médecin avant de voyager.</li> </ul><h2>Signes et symptômes</h2> <p>Les signes et symptômes se manifestent environ sept à quatorze jours après que avoir contracté la maladie. Certains enfants ne tombent pas malades tout de suite et ne présenter aucun symptômes jusau'à deux mois après l'exposition. Voici les signes et symptômes :</p> <ul> <li>fièvre persistante qui grimpe graduellement à 39 à 40ºC;</li> <li>mal de tête;</li> <li>maux de gorge;</li> <li>fatigue;</li> <li>faible énergie;</li> <li>douleur à l’estomac;</li> <li>constipation;</li> <li>diarrhée;</li> <li>taches temporaires sur la peau avec boutons roses sur l’estomac ou la poitrine.</li> </ul> <p>Si votre enfant montre des symptômes de fièvre typhoïde, conduisez-le chez le médecin immédiatement.</p> <p>Quand la maladie est traitée, les symptômes se résorbent habituellement plusieurs jours après le début du traitement antibiotique. Si elle n’est pas traitée, la fièvre typhoïde peut mener à de graves complications.</p><h2>Causes</h2> <p>La fièvre typhoïde est causée par une bactérie. Elle se trouve habituellement dans de la nourriture ou dans de l'eau contaminée par une personne infectée. Les bactéries peuvent aussi se transmettre quand des aliments ou des boissons sont servis par une personne infectée qui ne s’est pas lavé les mains correctement après avoir utilisé la salle de bains. </p> <h2>Facteurs de risque</h2> <p>Votre enfant peut courir un risque accru d’attraper cette infection s’il voyage dans un pays où la fièvre est répandue. Les contacts étroits avec une personne infectée augmentent les chances de contracter la bactérie. Les enfants dont le système immunitaire est faible courent aussi un risque accru. </p><h2>Ce qu’un médecin peut faire pour aider votre enfant</h2> <p>Le médecin vous posera des questions sur les signes et symptômes de votre enfant. Si le médecin soupçonne la fièvre typhoïde, votre enfant pourrait être admis à l’hôpital. Votre enfant pourrait devoir donner des échantillons de matières fécales, d’urine ou de sang pour que l’on fasse des analyses. On traitera probablement votre enfant à l’aide d'antibiotiques oraux. Dans les cas graves, les antibiotiques sont administrés par voie intraveineuse.</p><h2>Complications</h2> <p>Si la fièvre thypoïde n'est pas traitée rapidement, votre enfant pourrait développer des complications. Des saignements intestinaux ou d'autres dommages peuvent survenir. Voici d'autres complications :</p> <ul> <li>importante perte de poids;</li> <li>importante diarrhée;</li> <li>fièvre élevée persistente;</li> <li>l'enfant ne réagit pas;</li> <li>délire ou hallucinations.</li> </ul><h2>Quand demander une assistance médicale</h2> <h3>Consultez le médecin de votre enfant immédiatement si :</h3> <ul> <li>vous soupçonnez que votre enfant a la fièvre typhoïde;</li> <li>votre enfant est malade et vous revenez tout juste d’un pays en développement.</li> </ul>
Fiebre tifoideaFFiebre tifoideaTyphoid FeverSpanishNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00Z60.00000000000007.00000000000000750.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Una descripción sencilla de las causas, los síntomas, el tratamiento y las maneras de evitar que su niño contraiga esta infección bacteriana común en países con malas condiciones sanitarias y de higiene.</p>
நெருப்புக் காய்ச்சல்நெருப்புக் காய்ச்சல்Typhoid FeverTamilNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00Z60.00000000000007.00000000000000750.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>மோசமான சுற்றுப்புறத் தூய்மை மற்றும் சுகாதாரம் உள்ள நாடுகளில் பொதுவாகக் காணப்படும் இந்த பக்டீரியாத் தொற்றுநோய்க்கான காரணங்கள், அறிகுறிகள், சிகிச்சைகள், மற்றும் உங்கள் பிள்ளை இந்நோயால் பீடிக்கப்படுவதைத் தடுப்பதற்கான வழிகளைப் பற்றி இலகுவாக விளங்கிக் கொள்வதற்</p>
ٹائیفائڈ‮ ‬یا‮ ‬معیادی‮ ‬بخارٹٹائیفائڈ‮ ‬یا‮ ‬معیادی‮ ‬بخارTyphoid FeverUrduNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00Z60.00000000000007.00000000000000750.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Zآسا‮ ‬نی‮ ‬سے‮ ‬سمجھ‮ ‬میں‮ ‬آنے‮ ‬والا‮ ‬عمومی‮ ‬جائزہ‮ ‬جس‮ ‬میں‮ ‬اس‮ ‬بیماری‮ ‬کی‮ ‬وجوھات،علامات‮ ‬اور‮ ‬علاج‮ ‬کے‮ ‬بارے‮ ‬میں‮ ‬بتایا‮ ‬گیا‮ ‬ھے۔‮ ‬یہ‮ ‬بھی‮ ‬بتایا‮ ‬گیا‮ ‬ھے‮ ‬کہ‮ ‬ایسے‮ ‬ملکوں‮ ‬میں‮ ‬اس‮ ‬بیماری‮ ‬سے‮ ‬کیسے‮ ‬بچا‮ ‬جا‮ ‬سکتا‮ ‬

 

 

Typhoid fever902.000000000000Typhoid feverTyphoid feverTEnglishInfectious DiseasesChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)BodyImmune systemConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-05-07T04:00:00ZMark Feldman MD, FRCPC8.0000000000000060.0000000000000689.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>An overview of the causes, symptoms, treatment and ways to prevent your child from catching typhoid fever. This bacterial infection common in countries with poor sanitation and hygiene.</p><h2>What is typhoid fever?</h2> <p>Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection. Children can become very sick or even die without treatment. Typhoid fever is common in countries with poor sanitation. The disease is rare in the developed world.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>Typhoid fever is an infection. It is caused by bacteria. </li><li>Children can become very sick or even die without treatment. </li><li>The disease is common in countries with poor sanitation.</li><li>If your child is showing symptoms of typhoid fever, seek medical help right away.</li><li>Children over two years can be vaccinated. Speak to your doctor before travelling. </li></ul><h2>Signs and symptoms</h2> <p>Signs and symptoms appear about seven to 14 days after catching the disease. Some children may not become sick for as long as two months after exposure. Signs and symptoms of typhoid fever may include:</p> <ul> <li>a persistent fever that rises gradually to 39°C to 40°C (102°F to 104°F)</li> <li>a headache </li> <li>a sore throat</li> <li>tiredness</li> <li>low energy</li> <li>stomach pain</li> <li>constipation</li> <li>diarrhea</li> <li>a temporary rash with raised pink spots on the stomach or chest</li> </ul> <p>If your child is showing symptoms of typhoid fever, take them to a doctor right away.</p> <p>When treated, the symptoms usually subside several days after the start of antibiotics. Left untreated, typhoid fever can lead to severe illness, even death.</p><h2>Causes</h2> <p>Typhoid fever is caused by bacteria. The bacteria is most often found in food or water contaminated by an infected person. Infection can also occur when food or drink is served by an infected person who has not washed after using the bathroom. </p> <h2>Risk factors</h2> <p>Your child may be at higher risk of infection if they travel in a country where the fever is common. Having close contact with an infected person increases chances of infection. Children with weak immune systems are also at a greater risk of getting sick. </p><h2>What a doctor can do to help your child </h2> <p>Your child's doctor will ask you about your child's signs and symptoms. If the doctor suspects typhoid fever, your child may be admitted to hospital. Your child may need to give samples of stool, urine or blood for testing. Your child will likely be treated with oral antibiotics. In severe cases, the antibiotics are given intravenously. </p><h2>Complications</h2> <p>If typhoid fever is not treated quickly, your child may become very ill. Intestinal bleeding or other damage may occur. Other complications may include:</p> <ul> <li>severe weight loss</li> <li>severe diarrhea</li> <li>persistent high fever</li> <li>becoming unresponsive</li> <li>delirium or hallucinations</li> </ul><h2>What you can do to help your child</h2> <p>Your child will likely take two to three weeks to fully recover. During this time, your child will need to rest and keep hydrated. </p> <h3>Monitor the fever and complete the antibiotics</h3> <p>The fever and any pain usually go away 48 hours after starting antibiotic therapy. It is important to complete the antibiotics to prevent recurrence, antibiotic resistance and complications. <a href="/Article?contentid=62&language=English">Acetaminophen</a> or <a href="/Article?contentid=153&language=English">ibuprofen</a> can be used to treat the fever or throat pain. DO NOT give your child <a href="/Article?contentid=77&language=English">acetylsalicylic acid (ASA)</a>.</p> <h3>Fluids</h3> <p>Offer your child water or other fluids to keep hydrated. </p><h2>Prevention</h2> <p>Prevention is the best way to protect your child against typhoid fever. </p> <p>Here are some simple steps to reduce your child's chances of catching this infection.</p> <h3>Drink bottle water only</h3> <p>Contaminated drinking water is a common source of the infection. Stick to bottled water or canned carbonated drinks. </p> <h3>Keep hands clean</h3> <p>Teach your child to wash hands frequently. Wash with warm, soapy water before eating food. Also wash after using the toilet. Alcohol-based hand sanitizer can kill germs when water is not available. </p> <h3>Only eat fruits and vegetables you can peel</h3> <p>Raw fruit or vegetables may have been washed in contaminated water. Only eat produce that can be peeled, like bananas. </p> <h3>Vaccinations</h3> <p>There is a typhoid vaccine that can be used in children older than two years. Speak with your doctor about the vaccinating your child.</p><h2>When to seek medical assistance</h2> <h3>See your child's regular doctor right away if:</h3> <ul> <li>you suspect your child has typhoid fever</li> <li>your child is sick and you have just returned from a developing country</li> </ul>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/typhoid_fever.jpgTyphoid fever

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