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Introduction: Appendicitis could be a rare complication of Salmonella Typhi infection. 
Case Presentation: we present a 13-year-old girl with typhoid fever with histology-proven acute appendicitis as a rare complication of Salmonella Typhi infection. The patient was admitted to the hospital with the chief complaints of fever, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and vomiting for more than one week. A brief review of relevant literature was also performed to explore more this rare cause of a common emergency surgical procedure. 
Conclusions: In all cases with typhoid fever with persistent diarrhea and vomiting, localized abdominal pain, probable acute appendicitis should be considered as an important complication.
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نوع مطالعه: Case Report and Review of Literature |
دریافت: 1398/6/17 | پذیرش: 1398/9/12 | انتشار: 1398/7/9

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