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Symptoms of typhoid
Body ache Temperature is 97 F BP 120/78 Joint pain Eyes are burning Blood test report attached S typhi O- 1:160 positive S typhi h - 1:80 positive What is it exactly ? Am I suffering through typhoid ? Please checkout the blood report as well
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Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician 3 yrs exp Bangalore
Hello there..... I went through your reports.... The important factor is the level of the O and H agglutinin titer levels. If this number is below 1:160, it is normal. If, however, it is over 1:160, you may have typhoid fever or another salmonella related illness. The Widal test report can produce a false positive for typhoid because it cannot interpret the difference between a person currently ill with typhoid and one who has recovered and is a carrier or one who simply has been vaccinated against the disease....
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