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Typhoid fever in pregnancy. Case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3811857     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
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.
O Sadan; L H Matthews; A B Koller; R G White
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica     Volume:  65     ISSN:  0001-6349     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-03-05     Completed Date:  1987-03-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370343     Medline TA:  Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  807-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Abortion, Spontaneous / etiology
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious / diagnosis*
Pregnancy Trimester, First
Pregnancy Trimester, Third
Typhoid Fever / complications,  diagnosis*

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