typhogenic


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ty·pho·gen·ic

 (tī′fə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Causing typhus.

typhogenic

(ˌtaɪfəʊˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Pathology) causing typhus or typhoid fever
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To the Editor: In 2002, the risk of transmission of epidemic typhus in the state of Mexico was assessed by analyzing serum specimens from 393 residents of previous typhogenic areas for immunoglobulin (Ig) G antibodies against Rickettsia prowazekii.
In 2002, personnel from the office of the Secretary of Health of the State of Mexico evaluated the risk to the population who lived in previously typhogenic areas to measure the impact of their programs (5).