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What is Astroviruses?

Types of Astroviruses:

Broader types of Astroviruses:

How many people get Astroviruses?

Prevalance of Astroviruses: Astroviruses cause sporadic gastroenteritis in children under 4 years of age and account for about 4% of the cases hospitalized for diarrhea. Most American and British children over 10 years of age have antibodies to the virus. (Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)

Who gets Astroviruses?

Profile for Astroviruses: The target populations for astro and caliciviruses are young children and the elderly. (Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)

What causes Astroviruses?

Causes of Astroviruses: see causes of Astroviruses

What are the symptoms of Astroviruses?

Symptoms of Astroviruses: see symptoms of Astroviruses

Can anyone else get Astroviruses?

More information: see contagiousness of Astroviruses
Inheritance: see inheritance of Astroviruses

Astroviruses: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Astroviruses.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Astroviruses.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Astroviruses: Gastroenterologist, Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Astroviruses.
Treatments for Astroviruses: see treatments for Astroviruses

Name of Astroviruses

Main name of condition: Astroviruses

Astroviruses: Related Conditions

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