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1. Synonym(s): typhoid fever
2. the group of typhoid and paratyphoid fevers.
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Typhoid fever or paratyphoid fever.
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enteric feverA nonspecific term for typhoid and paratyphoid gastroenteritides which are accompanied by fever.
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en·ter·ic fe·ver(en-ter'ik fē'vĕr)
1. Synonym(s): typhoid fever.
2. The group of typhoid and paratyphoid fevers.
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enteric feverSee TYPHOID.
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A term that is sometimes used for either typhoid or paratyphoid fever.
Mentioned in: Paratyphoid Fever
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