- Clinical findings better than lab tests for evaluating gastroenteritis. // Modern Medicine;Feb97, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p47
Presents an abstract of the study `Utility of clinical symptoms versus laboratory tests for evaluation of acute gastroenteritis,' by Y. Carmeli, M. Samore et al published in the September 1996 issue of the `Digestive Diseases Science' journal.
- Acute Brucellosis Presenting as Gastroenteritis: Case Report. Salih, Salih Bin; Alothman, Adel // Infectious Diseases: Research & Treatment;2013, Issue 6, p35
Brucellosis is a systemic infection with multiple presentations. In spite of its oral mode of transmission and gastrointestinal pathogenesis, systemic symptoms are usually more prominent than gastrointestinal ones. Acute brucellosis presenting as gastroenteritis is rare in adults and could be...
- Salmonella enteritidis, Denmark. // Weekly Epidemiological Record;2/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p54
Examines the disease caused by Salmonella enteritidis in Denmark. Occurrence of persistent diarrhea and abdominal pain; Diagnosis of gastroenteritis; Development of septicemia as a common symptoms of the disease.
- The Epidemiology of Enteric Caliciviruses from Humans: A Reassessment Using New Diagnostics. Glass, Roger I.; Noel, Jacqueline; Ando, Tamie; Fankhauser, Rebecca; Belliot, Gael; Mounts, Anthony; Parashar, Umesh D.; Bresee, Joseph S.; Monroe, Stephan S. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;5/15/2000 Supplement 2, Vol. 181, pS254
Discusses the application of new molecular diagnostic methods to reassess the epidemiology of enteric caliciviruses from humans. Most common cause of gastroenteritis outbreaks in the United States; Identification of virus in implicated vehicles of infection; Application of the methods to...
- Heel-and-toe diagnosis. R.M.D. // Cortlandt Forum;01/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p104
Presents a diagnostic technique to differentiate between benign gastroenteritis and acute appendicitis. Induction of pain from the sudden movement of abdominal contents in patients with any appreciable localized peritonitis.
- Eosinophilic gastroenteritis mimicking as a malignant gastric ulcer with lymphadenopathy as shown by computed tomography and endoscopic ultrasound. Choudhary, Narendra Singh; Puri, Rajesh; Lipi, Lipika; Saraf, Neeraj // Endoscopic Ultrasound;Jan-Mar2015, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p78
No abstract available.
- Assessment of a rapid immunochromatographic test for the diagnosis of norovirus gastroenteritis. Pombubpa, K.; Kittigul, L. // European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases;Sep2012, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p2379
Noroviruses are the leading cause of acute gastroenteritis in people of all ages. Since the viruses are highly infectious, rapid and early diagnosis is important to prevent and control the disease. The present study aimed to evaluate the commercial immunochromatographic test RIDAÂ® QUICK...
- Symptoms of A World Traveler. Simons, Richard J. // Cortlandt Forum;2/25/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p55
Relates a case of a patient diagnosed with transient traveler's gastroenteritis in the U.S. Complaints of the patient; Loss of weight in patient; Administration of intravenous saline and hydrocortisone.
- Indwelling catheters, antibiotics pose risk for acute... // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Letter;11/13/95, Vol. 7 Issue 21, p8
Highlights an article in the `Journal of Gerontology' stating that cases of acute gastroenteritis are a health problem for residents in community nursing homes. Studies on residents in Philadelphia nursing homes; Statistical information.