convalescent case

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Among 78 acute cases, 43 were male and 35 female with an age ranged from 41 to 54 years old; among 71 convalescent cases, 34 were male and 37 female with an age ranged from 43 to 56 years old.
Since IgG antibodies can persist for more than 2 years after typhoid infection the detection of specific IgG antibodies cannot differentiate between acute and convalescent cases.
Doctors still did not share the view of public health authorities that mild and convalescent cases posed a public health threat.