gastroenteritis


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Synonyms for gastroenteritis

inflammation of the stomach and intestines

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The severity of acute gastroenteritis was measured using Modified Vesikari Score.
Each child's history was evaluated for episodes of acute gastroenteritis broken down by age at the time of gastroenteritis.
Materials and Methods: Stool specimens of patients who attended our clinic with a diagnosis of acute gastroenteritis between January 2013 and December 2013 were examined for the presence of enteric adenovirus (Ad40 and Ad41) antigen using immunochromatographic methods.
According to the company, the study successfully met its primary endpoint for efficacy, safety and tolerability of BEKINDA in treatment of acute gastroenteritis.
Good hand washing reduces the incidence of acute gastroenteritis, but not rotavirus.
He said eating excessive use of meat increases the risk of heart, blood pressure, diabetes, obesity and gastroenteritis diseases; therefore, women should prepare meat with vegetables and avoid spicy foods during Eid in order to reduce the risk of contracting diseases.
Joshua Brillantes, chief of the local health support division of the Department of Health in Western Mindanao, blamed contaminated water for the prevalence of gastroenteritis here and in Sulu province and the deaths that came with it.
A 2006 systematic review compared ORT and IVF in 1811 children 0 to 18 years of age with viral gastroenteritis who were treated for failure to rehydrate in both outpatient and inpatient settings (18 randomized controlled trials [RCTs] of poor to moderate quality).
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Gastroenteritis
In 2001, VSP and the cruise industry expanded the diarrheal illness case definition to include acute gastroenteritis to more thoroughly detect and respond to illnesses that cause diarrhea and vomiting (4).
Infections of the gastrointestinal tract caused by bacterial, viral, or parasitic pathogens are called gastroenteritis.
Acute gastroenteritis with viral infection is the most common cause of severe diarrhea in infants and young children, often eliciting severe dehydration and prerenal failure [1, 2].
Hospitalizations for acute gastroenteritis in children aged 5 years and younger plummeted after routine rotavirus vaccination was implemented in 2006, with rotavirus-specific hospitalizations plunging 94% and all-cause gastroenteritis hospitalizations dropping 55% in the most recent year for which data are available, according to a report published in JAMA.
MANSEHRA -- Outpatient Department (OPD) of King Abdullah Hospital and other private hospitals received hundreds of gastroenteritis cases on daily basis.
The Angel Hotel, in Castle Street, pictured above, has temporarily shut its doors following the outbreak which is believed to be gastroenteritis.