Typhoid test is used for detecting the bacterial infection caused by Salmonella typhi bacteria. Salmonella typhi cause food poisoning. Typhoid fever is a bacterial infection, and it is very highly contagious. A person with typhoid will pass the bacteria via stools(poo) or urine(pee). If another person eats food and drinks fluid contaminated with bacteria, then they will also develop typhoid fever.

Symptoms of Typhoid Fever:

1. Headache.
2. Cough.
3. Constipation.
4. General aches and pain.
5. Loss of appetite.
6. Weakness.

Commonly prescribed antibiotics for typhoid fever:

1. Ciprofloxacin.
2. Ceftriaxone.
3. Azithromycin.

Other treatments could be drinking lots of water and surgery. Typhoid fever is treated with antibiotics. Before the use of antibiotics the rate of fatality was 20%. Death can occur due to some infections such as pneumonia, intestinal bleeding, or intestinal perforation. With the help of antibiotics, the improvement will be shown within 1-2 days while recovery is shown in 7-10 days.

High-risk areas of typhoid fever are:

1. Indian subcontinent.
2. Africa.
3. South America.
4. South and Southeast Asia.

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