Pediatric Typhoid: Prevention and Complications

Prevention Tips

  • Sanitize water
  • Cook all food and avoid raw food
  • Wash hands frequently
  • Vaccination
  • Clean household items daily
  • Choose hot foods

Watch Out

  • Intestinal hemorrhage (severe GI bleeding) and Intestinal perforation
  • Severe diarrhoea

When to See Doctor

Consult your doctor if there is:
  • Persistent vomiting
  • Bad diarrhoea
  • Swollen tummy
  • Fever for more than 3 days

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