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Incidence of Typhoid Fever in Islamabad , Pakistan

  title={Incidence of Typhoid Fever in Islamabad , Pakistan},
  author={Usman Ayub and Aamer Ali Khattak and Afshan Saleem and Farakh Javed and Najm Siddiqui and Nazeer Hussain and Azam Hayat},
Enteric fever like typhoid showed the highest morbidity in Asia with approximately 93 % of global episodes has been contributed by this region. Poor hygiene, poor sanitation and sewerage system, over population are the key contributing factors. The exact typhoid fever epidemiological figure of Islamabad is not present, so keeping in view this reason this study was designed. Fifteen hundred clinical isolates regardless of age and gender were collected from typhoid fever suspects visited Capital… 

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