Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Diseases » Astroviruses » Summary
 

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

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Astroviruses:

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise