Treatment of Viral Gastroenteritis (“Stomach Flu”) | NIDDK - gastroenteritis in adults

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Viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic gastroenteritis in adults


Viral gastroenteritis — In otherwise healthy adults, viral infections of the digestive tract are often responsible for mild episodes of gastroenteritis.

Viral gastroenteritis is an intestinal infection marked by watery diarrhea, But for infants, older adults and people with compromised immune.

Cases in adults are usually caused by norovirus (the "winter vomiting bug") or bacterial food poisoning. Gastroenteritis can be very unpleasant, but it usually.

This topic focuses on the management of acute viral gastroenteritis in adults. The approach to acute nonviral diarrhea in adults, chronic.