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recurrent gastroenteritis in adults

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Viral gastroenteritis in adults include:: Abdominal pain, Loss of appetite, Dehydration, Diarrhea, Malaise, Fever, Nausea, Vomiting.

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The tests for Viral gastroenteritis in adults include:: Basic metabolic panel, Kidney function tests, Stool culture, Stool ova and parasite exam, Rotavirus antigen detection, EIA.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Nausea, vomiting: Diarrhea, possibly fever and chills, dehydration, body aches, headache.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sx's: Gastroenteritis symptoms may include: diarrhea , nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps/pain, headaches, muscular aches & pains as well as fever (low ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The risk factors for getting Viral gastroenteritis in adults include:: Chronic illness, Exposure to sick contact, Ingestion of contaminated food or water, Organ transplant, Poor hygiene, HIV/AIDS.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Viral gastroenteriti: There is no effective treatment against the viruses most commonly causing gastroenteritis.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The non drug treatments for Viral gastroenteritis in adults include:: IV hydration, Rehydration solution.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Gerd: Gastroenteritis can be followed by irritable bowel syndrome which may or may not eventually resolve. It shouldn't cause new onset of chronic gerd as ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Fever: The intestinal loop pattern is nonspecific, in my opinion. I would be concerned about an intraabdominal abscess formation. I recommend that an abdomin ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
34 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: As an adult, you have more than likely been infected with the virus as a child and have some degree of immunity. Should you contract the infection, yo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Barth
9 years experience General Practice
Gatorade: You want electrolytes. Something like gatorade or powerade is best. If a person is severely dehydrated, it is important to see a physician to get the ... Read More
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