What are hematologic complications of typhoid fever (enteric fever)?

Updated: Aug 19, 2019
  • Author: John L Brusch, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Hematologic manifestations may include the following:

  • Subclinical disseminated intravascular coagulation is common in persons with typhoid fever.

  • Hemolysis may also be associated with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.


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