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Have post typhoid swelling on fingers. Is it ok?

hello my father 66year is suffering from post typhoid swelling on right hand fingers.pain is on both hand fingers.typhoid test was negative after 7days.treatment for typhhoid was---3day booster drip , then changed doctor.8days cefixime ,7days anthromycin,etc.Its 1month now after stopping all antibiotics ,Swelling and pain is reducing.Is this is OK or need to father is diebitic ,from last 5year he taking gp2 and ....pls suggest.
Asked On : Sat, 4 Aug 2012
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Hematologist 's  Response
Apr 2015
Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.

He has typhoid and take antibiotics treatment for it. Your swelling is not due to typhoid. You should go for examination and take treatment accordingly. Finger swelling has no relation with typhoid.

Hope I have answered your question. If you have any doubts then feel free to ask me.
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Wish you a very good health.
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