Gastroenteritis Topic Guide
Gastroenteritis (Stomach Flu): Gastroenteritis (stomach flu) is most commonly caused by viruses and bacteria like rotavirus, adenovirus, parvovirus, and astrovirus. Bacteria causing gastroenteritis include Staphylococcus aureus, E. coli, salmonella, shigella, and Campylobacter, and C difficile. Other causes may be due to chemical toxins. Treatment of gastroenteritis depends upon the cause.
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