Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Symptoms » Norwalk virus infection

Norwalk virus infection

Norwalk virus infection:
  1. Causes (6 conditions)
  2. Misdiagnosis
  3. Home Testing
  4. Treatments

Causes of Norwalk virus infection:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Norwalk virus infection. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

» Review Causes of Norwalk virus infection: Causes

Home Diagnostic Testing and Norwalk virus infection

Home medical tests possibly related to Norwalk virus infection:

Norwalk virus infection Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Norwalk virus infection may include:

  • Oral hydration
  • Bedrest
  • Contact exposure precautions( increases handwashing)
  • Intravenous hydration
  • Electrolyte monitoring and replacement
  • Antidiarrhoeal agents
  • more treatments...»

Review further information on Norwalk virus infection Treatments.

Causes of General Symptom Types

Research the causes of related medical symptoms such as:

Misdiagnosis and Norwalk virus 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" bacteria, more »

Detailed list of causes of Norwalk virus infection

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

  • Calciviridae family
  • Direct transmission person to person
  • Highly contagious
  • Indirect transmission via contaminated food and water
  • Norwalk virus
  • RNA virus
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Norwalk virus 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 Norwalk virus infection. Of the 6 causes of Norwalk virus infection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Norwalk virus infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Norwalk virus 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.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Norwalk virus infection or choose View All.

Join in at the forums

Ask or answer a question about symptoms or diseases at one of our free interactive user forums.

Medical story forums: If you have a medical story then we want to hear it.

See a list of all the medical forums

Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:

These general medical articles may be of interest:

More Ways To Research Medical Signs and Symptoms:


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