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    Salmonella Conditions

    Typically, food poisoning causes gastroenteritis - an infection of the gut (intestines) which leads to diarrhoea and being sick (vomiting). , diarrhoea gastroenteritis diarrhoea and ...

    Food Poisoning in Children Conditions

    When we think of food poisoning, we usually think of the typical gastroenteritis - an infection of the gut (intestines) - which usually causes diarrhoea with or without being sick (vomiting...

    Rotavirus vaccine (Rotarix) Medicines

    Rotarix® vaccine will help to protect your baby against gastroenteritis caused by rotavirus infection. This is the most common virus causing sickness and diarrhoea in young children. ...

    Shigella Conditions

    Shigella is a group of germs that can cause gastroenteritis with dysentery. Dysentery is the name used when diarrhoea is accompanied by blood and mucus.

    Left Upper Quadrant Pain Conditions

    See separate leaflet called Indigestion (Dyspepsia) for more information. Gastroenteritis. Infections in your guts tend to cause pain all over your tummy, which is crampy and which is usu...

    Blind Treatment of Bacterial Infection Professional

    diverticulitis pelvic inflammatory disease urine infection urinary tract infection sinusitis pneumonia infective conjunctivitis cellulitis impetigo acute bronchitis acute tonsillitis puerperal pyrexia...

    Campylobacter Enteritis Professional

    Assessment for dehydration is covered in the separate  Gastroenteritis in Adults and Older Children and Gastroenteritis in Children  articles. Investigations A sa...

    Listeriosis Professional

    Listeria spp. are not very pathogenic to healthy adults, who are likely to experience only mild infection, causing flu-like symptoms or gastroenteritis. However, listeriosis can occasionally...

    Fever and Night Sweats Conditions

    Infection of the gut (gastroenteritis) : see separate leaflets called Gastroenteritis in Children and Gastroenteritis in Adults .

    Symptoms of Appendicitis Conditions

    Appendicitis is rare in small babies, but if it does occur it can often look more like an attack of gastroenteritis, with being sick (vomiting), irritability and diarrhoea. In some cases t...

    Right Lower Quadrant Pain Conditions

    See separate leaflet called Constipation in Adults for more information . Gastroenteritis and food poisoning Cause diarrhoea. May also make you sick (vomit). Pain may be anywhe...

    Left Lower Quadrant Pain Conditions

    See separate leaflet called Constipation in Adults for more information . Gastroenteritis and food poisoning Cause diarrhoea. May also make you sick (vomit). Pain may be anyw...

    Right Upper Quadrant Pain Conditions

    See separate leaflet called Duodenal Ulcer for more information. Gastroenteritis. Infections of your guts tend to give you pain all over your tummy, or more in the middle; however, occasi...

    Cyclosporiasis Professional

    This is an uncommon cause of gastroenteritis. The pathogen is Cyclospora cayetanensis which is a coccidian protozoan parasite, about 8 to 10μm in diameter.

    Gastrointestinal Infections in Pregnancy Professional

    Acute gastroenteritis is the rapid onset of diarrhoea less than 14 days previously (with or without nausea, vomiting, fever, or abdominal pain). , pregnancy patient currently pregnant diarrho...

    Traveller's Diarrhoea Conditions

    Any baby or child who does not drink much when they have a gut infection (gastroenteritis). Any baby or child with severe diarrhoea and vomiting. (For example, if they have passed five or ...

    Childhood Diarrhoea Professional

    See also separate article Gastroenteritis in Children . Acute diarrhoea Infectious diarrhoea in children is mostly viral; worrying features that should suggest a diagnosis other than a...

    Traveller's Diarrhoea Professional

    See separate Gastroenteritis in Adults and Older Children , Gastroenteritis in Children , Childhood Diarrhoea , Salmonella Gastroenteritis , Campylobacter Enteritis , Shigellos...

    Escherichia Coli O157 Professional

    Synonyms: vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157, enterohaemorrhagic E. coli This disease is notifiable in Scotland. [ 1 ] Cases of food poisoning and i...

    Shigellosis Professional

    (For further information on assessment and management of dehydration, see the separate  Gastroenteritis in Adults and Older Children  and Gastroenteritis in Children  ...