walking typhoid(redirected from ambulatory typhoid)
typhoid fever of insufficient severity to curtail the patient's routine activities.
Etymology: AS, wealcan, to roam; Gk, typhos, fever, eidos, form
an ambulatory subclinical case of typhoid fever. The person may be infected with typhoid but have mild symptoms that do not interfere with the activities of daily living.
walk·ing ty·phoid(wawking tīfoyd)
Typhoid fever of insufficient severity to curtail the patient's routine activities. Also called ambulatory typhoid.