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gastroenteritis (viral)
 
Viral gastroenteritis is an intestinal infection marked by watery diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea or vomiting and sometimes fever.
 
Symptoms

Symptoms may include:

 

 
Causes

Causes may include:

 

  • eating or drinking contaminated food or water
  • contact with an infected individual
  • shellfish - especially raw or undercooked oysters
  • virus, rotavirus or noroviruses
 
Treatments

Treatment may include:

 

  • self-care

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