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Norwalk virus

Introduction: Norwalk virus

Description of Norwalk virus

Norwalk virus (medical condition): Several shellfish or oyster-associated gastro-causing viruses related to...more »

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Norwalk-like viruses:
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Norwalk virus: type species in the genus Norovirus; the virions are non-enveloped spherical particles containing a single protein; multiple strains are named after the places where outbreaks have occurred.
Source: Diseases Database

Norwalk virus: type species in the genus Norovirus; the virions are non-enveloped spherical particles containing a single protein; multiple strains are named after the places where outbreaks have occurred.
Source: CRISP

Norwalk virus: The type species in the genus NOROVIRUS, first isolated in 1968 from the stools of school children in Norwalk, Ohio, who were suffering from GASTROENTERITIS. The virions are non-enveloped spherical particles containing a single protein. Multiple strains are named after the places where outbreaks have occurred.
Source: MeSH 2007

Norwalk virus: Related Topics

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Norwalk virus as a Disease

Norwalk virus: Another name for Norwalk-like viruses (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Norwalk-like viruses
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Norwalk virus: Related Diseases

Norwalk virus: Norwalk virus is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Norwalk virus (Norwalk-like viruses)

Some of the symptoms of Norwalk virus incude:

Norwalk virus: Article Excerpts about Norwalk-like viruses

FDA Bad Bug Book (Excerpt)

Common names of the illness caused by the Norwalk and Norwalk-like viruses are viral gastroenteritis, acute nonbacterial gastroenteritis, food...(Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)

FDA Bad Bug Book (Excerpt)

Caliciviruses are classified in the family Caliciviridae. They contain a single strand of RNA surrounded by a protein capsid of 31-40 nm diameter....(Source: FDA Bad Bug Book)

Foodborne Infections General: DBMD (Excerpt)

Calicivirus, or Norwalk-like virus is an extremely common cause of foodborne illness, though it is... (Source: excerpt from Foodborne Infections General: DBMD)

Facts About Norwalk-like Viruses: CDC-OC (Excerpt)

Norwalk viruses (and related caliciviruses) are important causes of sporadic and epidemic... (Source: excerpt from Facts About Norwalk-like Viruses: CDC-OC)

Norwalk virus: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Norwalk virus:

Terms associated with Norwalk virus:

Broader terms for Norwalk virus

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Norwalk virus can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Norwalk virus:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Norwalk virus

The following list attempts to classify Norwalk virus into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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Source: Diseases Database

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