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typhoid

Pathol
1. resembling typhus
2. short for typhoid fever
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The remaining forty received sentences varying from thirty to forty-five years; while Arthur Simpson, referred to in the Manuscript as being ill of typhoid fever at the time of the explosion, received only fifteen years.
I ain't afeared of anything on this side o' the grave; but I thought that maybe it was him that died o' the typhoid inspecting the drains what killed him.
"Are you sure it was typhoid at all?" I cried fiercely to his face.
His own mind was divided, for a younger brother of his had been sent to Germany when he failed in some examination, thus creating a precedent but since he had there died of typhoid it was impossible to look upon the experiment as other than dangerous.
But since he did not mean to marry for the next five years-- his more pressing business was to look into Louis' new book on Fever, which he was specially interested in, because he had known Louis in Paris, and had followed many anatomical demonstrations in order to ascertain the specific differences of typhus and typhoid. He went home and read far into the smallest hour, bringing a much more testing vision of details and relations into this pathological study than he had ever thought it necessary to apply to the complexities of love and marriage, these being subjects on which he felt himself amply informed by literature, and that traditional wisdom which is handed down in the genial conversation of men.
But off-time did come to Michael when Henderson fell ill of typhoid in Chicago.
The doctors open the body and say with an air of profound learning, `The subject his died of a tumor on the liver, or of typhoid fever!'"
"--What of the strike, and me being blacklisted, and getting typhoid down in Australia, and everything," he went on.
SURGE in typhoid cases in Sindh, especially Karachi and
Government hospitals across Punjab are filled with typhoid patients.
KARACHI -- Sindh Health Department has registered 7,109 Extensively Drug Resistant (XDR) typhoid fever cases across the Sindh province from November 2016 to 05 May 2019 out of which 69 per cent cases were recorded in Karachi alone.
KARACHI -- The Sindh health department partnered with the Aga Khan University (AKU) has launched a vaccination drive this week against typhoid in Lyari one of the areas worst hit by the typhoid outbreak in Sindh where children are receiving their first dose of typhoid conjugate vaccine (TCV).