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Salmonella is a pathogen for both human and animal. Typhoid, paratyphoid, ichoremia, gastroenteritis, and food-poisoning are major disease caused by Salmonella for human. The infection is acquired mainly by ingestion, especially meat, eggs, egg products, milk, milk products, sea food etc. Typical symptom of human infection of Salmonella includes sicchasia, vomit, diarrhea, abdominal pain or cramps, fever and headache. The incubation is from 8 to 72 hours. It usually occurs in 12 to 36 hours after taking infected food, and the symptom can remain for 1 week.
Salmonella infection is regarded as one of the most common food borne pathogenic bacteria especially in developing countries and seriously threatens human health. Chemtrue® Salmonella Antigen Test can be an aid to diagnose Salmonella infection and monitor the effectiveness of therapy.
Cut off: 100000CFU/ml
Compared with culture
Gastroenterology Dept, Physical examination center, Emergency Dept