Salmonella typhi

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Sal·mo·nel·la ty·phi

the bacterial species that causes typhoid fever in humans; transmitted through ingestion of contaminated water or food.
Synonym(s): Eberth bacillus, Salmonella enterica typhi, typhoid bacillus

Sal·mo·nel·la ty·phi

(sal'mō-nel'ă tī'fī)
A species that causes typhoid fever in humans and is transmitted in contaminated water and food.
Synonym(s): typhoid bacillus.

Salmonella typhi

A species causing typhoid fever in humans.
See also: Salmonella

Salmon,

Daniel Elmer, U.S. pathologist, 1850-1914.
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