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Gastroenteritis | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

What is gastroenteritis? Gastroenteritis (gastro) is a very common illness in infants and children

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Viral gastroenteritis | SA Health

Viral gastroenteritis is an infection of the bowel caused by one of a number of viruses. Diagnosis is based on clinical examination.

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Gastroenteritis or gastro: kids & teens | Raising Children Network

Lots of children get gastroenteritis or gastro. It causes diarrhoea and sometimes vomiting. If your child has gastro, make sure your child gets enough fluid.

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Gastroenteritis - Better Health Channel

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Gastroenteritis - shigella - Better Health Channel

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Breastfeeding and gastroenteritis | Australian Breastfeeding Association

Can a mother still breastfeed when she is unwell?There are very few maternal illnesses that require the mother to stop breastfeeding. The World Health Organization’s publication ‘Acceptable medical reasons for use of breast-milk substitutes’ (which can be downloaded here) covers the few medical reasons why a baby should be not be fed his mother’s breastmilk.

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Campylobacter infection | SA Health

Campylobacter infection usually causes gastroenteritis but may lead to more serious illness. Eating contaminated food is the most frequent cause.

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Rotavirus

Rotaviruses are a group of viruses that can cause severe viral gastroenteritis in infants and young children.

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Norovirus

Norovirus fact sheet

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Salmonella infection | SA Health

An infection of the bowel caused by Salmonella bacteria which occurs in many domestic and wild animals and birds and can infect humans

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