Travelers

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (talk)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

traveler's diarrhoea

(Science: gastroenterology) A form of gastroenteritis that is through travel to developing countries. most often caused by a toxigenic e. Coli bacteria. Other causative agents include: shigella, vibrio parahaemolyticus, rotavirus, giardia and amoebas.

symptoms include diarrhoea, vomiting, abdominal pain and anorexia.