ICD-11 1A07 — Typhoid fever
A condition caused by an infection with the gram-negative bacteria Salmonella typhi. This condition is characterised by an acute sustained fever. This condition may present with weakness, stomach pains, headache, loss of appetite, or flat, rose-coloured spots. Transmission is by the faecal-oral route from the ingestion of contaminated food or water. Confirmation is by identification of Salmonella typhi in a faecal or blood sample.
The diagnosis includes nothing.
The diagnosis excludes nothing.
Diagnosis with code 1A07 contains 3 clarifying diagnoses: