acute diarrhea


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acute diarrhea

Diarrhea marked by sudden onset.
See also: diarrhea
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(2014) treated horses suffering from acute diarrhea but all horses died during the course even after intensive treatment.
HAdVs are members of the genus Mastadenovirus in the family Adenoviridae and cause a wide spectrum of acute and chronic diseases, including acute diarrhea, respiratory illnesses, pneumonias, and pharingoconjunctival fever [4].
Common causes of acute diarrhea include infections that are viral (such as viral gastroenteritis), parasitic (including Giardia lambia), or bacterial (like Salmonella)., as well as medication side effects (i.e., antibiotics, magnesium-containing antacids).
Duration of acute diarrhea was defined as the time (in hrs) from the first to the last abnormal (loose or liquid) stools preceding a normal stool output.
Hypokalemia induced paraplegia secondary to acute diarrhea. Ann Med Intern 2002; 19: 76-8.
In this study, following a literature review and based on experts' opinions, we detected a panel of proven and/or plausible diarrheal pathogens to fully understand the main causes of acute diarrhea in children under 5 years of age in Wuhan, China.
For acute diarrhea, the lab has a minimal role, restricted to patients passing bloody stools.
Efficacy of tyndalized Lactobacillus acidophilus in acute diarrhea Indian J Pediatr 2005; 72:935-938
April 17, 2015 (BOR) -- Jonglei state's Duk county has reported a decrease in the number of acute diarrhea and malaria cases.
Mohammad Yusuf, a resident of Sang Atash area, whose two children were evacuated to a health clinic with acute diarrhea and vomiting because of drinking unhygienic water.
It reveals that 40% of children hospitalized with acute diarrhea at Complexe Pediatrique, Bangui, were infected with rotavirus-A during the study period, which included the end of the rotavirus-A gastroenteritis season.
Norovirus causes vomiting and acute diarrhea, normally lasting for a day or two, but the disease is highly contagious and can be life-threatening for people with impaired immune systems, children and the elderly.

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