The topic Norwalk Virus Infection you are seeking is a synonym, or alternative name, or is closely related to the medical condition Viral Gastroenteritis.
- Viral Gastroenteritis, also commonly referred to as Stomach Flu, is an infection of the gastrointestinal tract, which is caused by contaminated food and water
- Severe abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, are characteristics of this viral infection. Occasionally, mild to moderate fevers may also occur
- Individuals, who ingest contaminated food or water, acquire Viral Gastroenteritis. It can also be contracted from someone, who is infected, through direct contact
- There are very few complications resulting from Viral Gastroenteritis and a full recovery is generally observed
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