– Causative micro-organism: is salmonella typhi.
Fever, headache, cough, abdominal pain, constipation or diarrhea, ill health, malaise, anorexia.
history, clinical examination and investigation(widal test, blood culture and sensitivity).
Ampicillin or chloramphenicol for 2-3 weeks ,Claforan or amoxil also used.
– Prevention:-Enteric precaution is necessary.KALAZAR
It is parasitic infection caused by Lishmania donovani. Transmitted by sand fly.
fever, anemia,hepatosplenomegaly,dark skin.
bone marrow fat test, spleen or liver biopsy.
Pentostam injection for 20 days.