Cases of the infectious disease have more than doubled in the Southeast over the last decade, the health agency said.
“I have to tell you that as this database started to grow, I started to get scared, man,” the lead author said.
The country revealed it was dealing with "an acute enteric epidemic," however, details remain unclear on its severity.
More than 1,000 cases have been confirmed in non-endemic countries, though the overall risk of infection remains low.
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Epidemiologists are watching politicians repeat the mistakes of the past.
An AIDS specialist emphasized it's too early to speculate on a cure, but nonetheless praised the "exciting" development.
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