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GI infection: is inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract, involving both the stomach and the small intestine (see also gastritis and enteritis) due to infection and resulting in acute diarrhea. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of GI infection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The list below shows some of the causes of GI infection mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of GI infection. Of the 14 causes of GI infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'GI infection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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