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In the summer of 1906, the cook Mary Mallon, served ice cream and peaches to the Warren family, ......... giving them the deadly typoid disease.

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Six of the 11 family members ......... to the disease, but Mary appeared to be in perfect health.

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She might never have been ......... if it was not for military surgeion Major George Soper.

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It was Soper's suspicion and ......... that led to the belief that although healthy, Mary was a typhoid carrier.

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Soper confronted Mary at her home and had the ......... to demand samples of her urine, feces and blood.

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After Mary chased Soper and his ......... from her apartment, while angrily waving a carving fork, Soper appealed to the New York Health Department.

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When tests proved Mary was definitely a carrier of typhoid, she was told that the ......... surgery of removing the gall bladder would be an effective treatment. Mary refused to have the procedure and was put in a hospital prison.

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The court system refused to force Mary to have surgery. She was released from the hospital prison with the ......... that she never work as a cook again.

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Mary ......... for a short time. Then she changed her name and worked as a cook at Sloane Hospital, contaminating 25 people.

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Mary Mallon was sent back to the prison hospital for the rest of her life. Her willingness to risk children's and adult's lives ......... the community.

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