Symptoms And Treatment Of Stomach Flu (Gastroenteritis) | DiagnosisDisease.com
Posted on Nov 14 2012 at 09:39:45 AM in Diseases
Stomach flu or gastroenteritis is a type of infection in the digestive tract, particularly the stomach and intestine. The disease is caused by a viral or bacterial parasites that spread through foodand water that has been contaminated.
This disease can also be caused by certain toxins contained in some seafood. In addition, the disease can be caused due to the use of strong laxatives to overcome constipation.
Symptoms of stomach flu or gastroenteritis is characterized by vomiting, diarrhea and even fever accompanied by dehydration. Early symptoms of stomach flu is characterized by pain and cramps in the stomach.