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GI infection

GI infection: Introduction

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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Home Diagnostic Testing and GI infection

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GI infection: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with GI infection, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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GI infection Treatments

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Stories from Users for GI infection

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GI infection: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for GI infection may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to GI infection

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GI infection: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and GI infection

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" more »

Detailed list of causes of GI infection

The list below shows some of the causes of GI infection mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of GI infection?

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:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: GI infection:

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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Causes of GI infection Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of GI infection based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of GI infection:

    Medical Conditions associated with GI infection:

    Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Stomach symptoms (3217 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes)

    Symptoms related to GI infection:

    Staphylococcus, Campylobacter jejuni, Clostridium, Escherichia coli, Yersinia, Adenoviruses, Parvoviruses, Astroviruses, Cryptosporidium

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for GI infection

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