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How long should diet for typhoid be maintained?

i was detected typhoid 15 days back thru widal test ratio was 1: 80 after one week again i was asked to test again it was 1:160,now my fever is controlled,having little cough and stomach pain,i am not taking any oily , or any carbohydrate food,till when i should not take normal diet.
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

You have to maintain good hygienic practice lifelong. A repeat Widal after 2weeks, if symptoms not improved, then please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu
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