Table 2: The treatments for releasing UUT obstruction in 32 cases of postrenal failure due to ureteral stones associated with acute viral gastroenteritis
. Treatment for releasing obstruction of UUT Numbers Percutaneous nephrostomy (including bilateral) 16 Exclusion of stones 7 Ureteral stent (including bilateral) 4 Peritoneal dialysis 3 Hemodialysis 5
THERE are various strains of viral gastroenteritis
that appear from time to time in the community.
The major causes of viral gastroenteritis
are the small round-structured viruses.
is an infection caused by a variety of viruses that results in vomiting or diarrhea.
Symptoms can accompany gastritis inflammation of the stomach), viral gastroenteritis
(stomach flu), stomach ulcer, cancer of the stomach, gallbladder disease, pancreatic diseases, and IBS.
Last year's official record of the health department revealed that at least 193,117 acute diarrhoea patients (viral gastroenteritis
) were admitted to government-run hospitals in Faisalabad, Lahore, Multan, Bahawalpur, Chakwal, Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Jhelum, Kasur, Khanewal, Layyah, Mandi Bahauddin, Narowal, Okara, Pakpattan, Sahiwal, Sargodha, Sheikhupra, Toba Tek Singh, Vehari, Bhakkar, Chiniot, Dera Ghazi Khan, Jhang, Lodran Mianwali, Muzaffargarh, Nankana Sahib and other cities.
Norovirus, the leading global cause of epidemic gastroenteritis, is responsible for >90% of all viral gastroenteritis
and [approximately equal to] 50% of gastroenteritis outbreaks worldwide (1).
"Based on the symptomatology of the affected persons, the pattern of the outbreak and the several vomiting episodes in common areas of the campus and school buses on May 10, 12 and 13, we consider the outbreak likely to be viral gastroenteritis
. Investigations are ongoing," a spokesman for the CHP said.
Norovirus is a highly contagious virus and is the most common cause of viral gastroenteritis
globally, affecting nearly 267 million people and causing more than 200,000 deaths annually.
The 59-year-old I'm a Celebrity star has already missed the first fortnight playing Frankenstein's Monster in A Nightmare on Lime Street after being bedridden by a bad bout of viral gastroenteritis
which saw him lose a stone in weight.
Dr Ebere Okereke, consultant in communicable disease control at West Yorkshire Health Protection Unit, said pupils at Reinwood were suffering from symptoms suggestive of viral gastroenteritis
. He said enhanced infection control measures and thorough deep cleaning had been advised.
Hall of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Viral Gastroenteritis