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epidemic nonbacterial gastroenteritis in Medicine

epidemic nonbacterial gastroenteritis

  1. An epidemic, communicable, but rather mild disease of sudden onset caused by epidemic gastroenteritis virus and characterized by fever, abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and headache.acute infectious nonbacterial gastroenteritis
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