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Gastroenteritis (cont.)

Other Common Causes of Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis that is not contagious to others can be caused by chemical toxins, most often found in seafood, food allergies, heavy metals, antibiotics, and other medications.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/31/2014

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Gastroenteritis is a nonspecific term for various pathologic states of the gastrointestinal tract.

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