Typhomalarial | definition of typhomalarial by Medical dictionary
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typhomalarial An obsolete adjective referring to a form of malaria with a typhoid fever-like clinical course.
typhomalarial (tī″fō-mă-lā′rē-ăl) [″ + It. malaria, bad air]
Having symptoms of both typhoid and malarial fevers.
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During the Civil War what was being diagnosed as typhoid and typhomalarial
fevers were considered the result of "crowd poisoning.