Description: How to treat norovirus infection. Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website.. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website.
Description: Millions of people get sick from norovirus each year. It causes sudden vomiting and diarrhea, and spreads quickly and easily to other people. If you think you have norovirus, stay hydrated and take steps to keep it from spreading. Norovirus is very contagious. When you are sick with norovirus, you ...
Description: On average, noroviruses cause 19 million to 21 million cases of acute gastroenteritis in the U.S. per year, according to the CDC. The norovirus was originally called the Norwalk virus, after the ...
Description: Norovirus is a common viral infection that causes a person to develop a rapid onset of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and occasionally stomach cramping (all symptoms of gastroenteritis).In addition, the person may feel tired, have muscle aches, a headache, and a low-grade fever (less than 101 F) with chills. The symptoms last about one to two days.
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Description: INTRODUCTION. Norovirus is the most common viral cause of epidemic gastroenteritis worldwide. The first outbreak was described in Norwalk, Ohio, in 1968 .Illness due to norovirus was initially described as "winter vomiting disease" due to its seasonal predilection and preponderance of patients with vomiting as a primary symptom.
Description: Hello. I am Dr. Ben Lopman. I am an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). I am speaking with you as part of the CDC Expert Commentary Series on Medscape.. Today I ...
Description: Norovirus is a highly contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. Learn more about the symptoms and ways to protect yourself.
Description: Diarrhea, abdominal pain and vomiting typically begin 12 to 48 hours after exposure. Norovirus symptoms last one to three days, and most people recover completely without treatment.
Description: Feb 13, 2019 · If you’ve ever been hit with a few days of intense nausea and vomiting, there’s a good chance that the culprit was a bug called norovirus, which …
Description: But the cruise quickly morphed into a gastrointestinal nightmare, with 332 passengers sickened by a quickly spreading norovirus outbreak and the remaining 5,000 or so people worried they’d be next.
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Description: Therapy of mild travelers’ diarrhea. Antibiotic treatment is not recommended in patients with mild travelers’ diarrhea. Loperamide or BSS may be considered in the treatment of mild travelers’ diarrhea.
Description: Stomach flu or gastroenteritis infection signs and symptoms include nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea that lasts for about seven to 14 days. The stomach flu is spread from person to person, usually via fecal to oral route from poor hand-washing or hygiene techniques. Norovirus is the …
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