Water-borne Transmission of Chloramphenicol-resistant Salmonella Typhi in Mexico 1

  • Abel, Gon, +7 authors Pola Becerri
  • Published 2003
In early 1972 an epidemic of typhoid fever due to a chloramphenicol-resistant strain of SaZmoneZZa @phi began in central Mexico. At first an area including Mexico City and the States of Hidalgo and Mexico was involved, but the epidemic quickly spread to the adjacent States of Puebla and Tlaxcala, and in subsequent months thousands of cases were reported… CONTINUE READING