Salmonella typhi in Spain: Epidemiological Markers and Antimicrobial Susceptibility (1979–1991)

  • Miguel A. Usera
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 245)


Typhoid fever continues to be a serious public health problem in developing countries, although in the developed world the likelihood of acquiring the infection is extremely low. Imported cases from endemic regions continue to cause problems in non-endemic regions (Edelman and Levine, 1986).


Minimal Inhibitory Concentration Typhoid Fever Minimal Inhibitory Concentration Xylose Fermentation Monthly Distribution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miguel A. Usera
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  1. 1.Laboratorio de Enterobacterias. Centro Nacional de Microbiología Virologíae Inmunología Sanitarias, Instituto de Salud Carlos IIIMajadahonda, MadridSpain

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