First trimester typhoid Fever with vertical transmission of salmonella typhi, an intracellular organism.
- Author(s): Bakardjiev, Anna
- Vigliani, MB
- Bakardjiev, AI
- et al.
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We report a case in which placental abruption occurred at 16 weeks following first trimester diagnosis and treatment for typhoid fever. Unexpectedly Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi (S. Typhi) was found in fetal tissues at autopsy. Using information from