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Research Article

Population-Based Incidence of Typhoid Fever in an Urban Informal Settlement and a Rural Area in Kenya: Implications for Typhoid Vaccine Use in Africa

  • Robert F. Breiman mail,

    rbreiman@ke.cdc.gov

    Affiliation: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Leonard Cosmas,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Henry Njuguna,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Allan Audi,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Beatrice Olack,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • John B. Ochieng,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Newton Wamola,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Godfrey M. Bigogo,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • George Awiti,

    Affiliations: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI), Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Collins W. Tabu,

    Affiliation: Kenya Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • Heather Burke,

    Affiliation: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • John Williamson,

    Affiliation: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Joseph O. Oundo,

    Affiliation: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Eric D. Mintz,

    Affiliation: National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Daniel R. Feikin

    Affiliation: Global Disease Detection Division, Kenya Office of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Nairobi and Kisumu, Kenya

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  • Published: January 19, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029119

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