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Multiorgan Dysfunction: A Rare Complication of Typhoid Fever

K. Jagadish Kumar 1 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, JSS Medical College and Hospital, Mysore, India
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: December 24, 2012, 8 (1); 31-3
  • Published Online: December 24, 2012
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 6, 2012
  • Revised: October 25, 2012
  • Accepted: November 18, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.14404

To Cite: Kumar K J. Multiorgan Dysfunction: A Rare Complication of Typhoid Fever, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2012 ; 8(1):31-3. doi: 10.5812/archcid.14404.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Conclusions
Acknowledgements
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