enteric fever definition

  • noun:
    • identify typhoid fever.
    • serious illness marked by abdominal irritation and ulceration; brought on by Salmonella typhosa consumed with food or liquid
    • See typhoid fever.
    • serious disease marked by abdominal swelling and ulceration; brought on by Salmonella typhosa ingested with meals or liquid
    • See typhoid fever.
    • serious infection marked by abdominal swelling and ulceration; brought on by Salmonella typhosa consumed with meals or water
  • adjective:
    • typhoid temperature.
    • typhoid temperature.
    • typhoid fever.

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