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Anatomy and physiology of acute gastroenteritis

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Non-infectious cause: Lots of things can cause GI distress --infection (e.g. Giardia) or re-exposure with re-infection; maldigestion (pancreatic insufficiency) or malabsorp... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Acute vs. recurrent?: Lots of things can cause GI distress to recur--incompletely treated infection (e.g. Giardia) or re-exposure with re-infection; maldigestion (pancreati... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Viral URI ?: The bug that hit your stomach and bowel i suspect is trying to attack your upper respiratory tract to give you an upper respiratory tract infection. T... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Abnormal: This symptoms you describe suggest you have some residual problems at your stomach entry, likely related to acid reflux. Avoiding caffeine, not reclin... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
Pediatric Gastroenterology 38 years experience
Infection: That is the medical term for an intestinal infection. Either by a bacteria or a virus. In lay terms a "stomach flu".
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Many: Infections viral or bacterial, food poisoning , medications or inflammation of the bowels.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Acute stomach illnes: This is a generic term often used to describe acute episodes of nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. These symptoms are often caused by viral or bacterial i... Read More
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Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
OK to give econorm: with liquids but without food unless he is vomiting. With any diarrhea illness, but sure to give adequate fluids to prevent dehydration. Best fluids... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Often it is caused: by viruses.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 18 years experience
Most definitiely: If you have been vomiting a lot, your body gets stressed. This "stress response" is suggested when your neutrophils spike up at the expense of your ly... Read More

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