Gastroenteritis

The key treatment is enough fluids. For mild or moderate cases, this can typically be achieved via oral rehydration solution (a combination of water, salts, and sugar). In those who are breast fed, continued breast feeding is recommended. For more severe cases, intravenous fluids from a healthcare centre may be needed. Antibiotics are generally no...
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gastroenteritis

(gas″tro-en″tәr-i´tis) inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestine. Psychologic causes may include fear, anger, and other forms of emotional upset. Allergic reactions to certain foods, or irritation by excessive use of alcohol, can also cause it. Severe gastroenteritis, with such symp...
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gastroenteritis

(gastro- + enteritis) an acute inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines, characterized by anorexia, nausea, diarrhoea, abdominal pain, and weakness, which has various causes, including food poisoning due to infection with such organisms as Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, and Salmonella species; consumption of irritating foo...
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gastroenteritis

[n] - inflammation of the stomach and intestines
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Gastroenteritis

• (n.) Inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines.
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gastroenteritis

<gastroenterology, pathology> An acute inflammation of the lining of the stomach and intestines, characterised by anorexia, nausea, diarrhoea, abdominal pain and weakness, which has various causes, including food poisoning due to infection with such organisms as Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella species, consumption of ir...
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Gastroenteritis

Gas`tro·en`te·ri'tis noun [ New Latin See Gastroenrteric , and -itis .] (Medicine) Inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines.
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GASTROENTERITIS

a Hydatitosis Cysts found in the body cavity of sheep.
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gastroenteritis

acute infectious syndrome of the stomach lining and the intestine. It is characterized by diarrhea, vomiting, and abdominal cramps. Other symptoms ... [3 related articles]
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Gastroenteritis

An inflammation of the stomach and intestine.
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Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis is the inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
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gastroenteritis

gastroenteritis: see enteritis.
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Gastroenteritis

Infection and inflammation of the digestive tract, that could be caused by parasites or bacteria from unclean water or spoiled food, or consuming food which causes irritation to the lining of the stomach, or emotional reasons like stress, fear, or anger.
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gastroenteritis

Inflammation of the lining of the stomach and the intestines. Symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps (dull or sharp pains). Gastroenteritis may be caused by infection with bacteria, parasites, or viruses. It may also be caused by food poisoning, allergic reactions, or reactions to certain medicines or foods.
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Gastroenteritis

Inflammation of the stomach and intestinal tract.
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gastroenteritis

Inflammation of the stomach and intestines, giving rise to abdominal pain, vomiting, and diarrhoea. It may be caused by food or other poisoning, allergy, or infection. Dehydration may be severe and it is a particular risk in infants
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gastroenteritis

inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
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GASTROENTERITIS

inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
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Gastroenteritis

Inflammation of the stomach and small intestines. It is more likely to be infectious than simple gastritis and is often accompanied by fever and general malaise.
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Gastroenteritis

Inflammation of the stomach and the intestines. Can cause nausea and vomiting and/or diarrhea. Gastroenteritis has numerous causes
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Gastroenteritis

Our Gastroenteritis Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Gastroenteritis Gastroenteritis: Inflammation of the stomach and the intestines. Can cause nausea and vomiting and/or diarrhea. Gastroenteritis has numerous causes: including infectious organisms (viruses, bacteria, etc.), food poisoning, and stress.
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gastroenteritis

Type: Term Pronunciation: gas′trō-en-tĕr-ī′tis Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of both stomach and intestine. Synonyms: enterogastritis
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