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Gastroenteritis means inflammation of the stomach and small and large intestines. Viral gastroenteritis is an infection caused by a variety of viruses that results in vomiting or diarrhea. It is often called the "stomach flu," although it is not caused by the influenza viruses. (Source: excerpt from Viral Gastroenteritis: DVRD)
Gastroenteritis means inflammation of the stomach and small and large... (Source: excerpt from Viral Gastroenteritis: DVRD)
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