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What are the symptoms of salmonella?

Page last updated 07 July 2020

People who are infected with salmonella may experience fever, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, headache and diarrhoea. There are also complications that can occur due to dehydration and infection of other body systems aside from the gastrointestinal tract.

Sources & Citations

2. NSW Health. Salmonellosis Communicable Diseases Factsheet. Avaiable at: (accessed 17 June 2020).

4. Victoria State Government. Salmonellosis. Available at: (accessed 17 June 2020).

MAT-AU-2000142 - Date of preparation June 2020