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Mary Mallon is better known as Typhoid Mary. She was the first person in the United States identifiedas an asymptomatic carrier of the pathogen associated with typhoid fever. As a consequence of this, she is believed to have infected 51 people over her career as a cook, three of whom died. 

Mary Mallon is better known as Typhoid Mary. She was the first person in the United States identifiedas an asymptomatic carrier of the pathogen associated with typhoid fever. As a consequence of this, she is believed to have infected 51 people over her career as a cook, three of whom died. 

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