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    Left Iliac Fossa Pain Professional

    Causes of acute LIF pain Gastrointestinal causes [ 4 ] Gastroenteritis : however, this commonly causes more generalised abdominal pain. It is the most common cause of abdominal p...

    Giardiasis Professional

    . - improve the detection rate. [ 8 ] Other tests: duodenal samples for microscopy, which can be obtained using the 'string test' (swallowing a gelatin capsule on a string) or duodenal bio...

    Racecadotril for acute diarrhoea (Hidrasec) Medicines

    The most common cause is an infection (gastroenteritis). In most cases, the diarrhoea eases and goes within several days, but it can sometimes take longer.

    Febrile Convulsions Professional

    NB : other types of seizure related to acute illness in children are: [ 1 ] Febrile myoclonic seizures. [ 6 ] Afebrile convulsions in young children with mild gastroenteritis - clu...

    Clostridium Difficile Conditions

    This is similar to the symptoms that occur with many other mild or moderate bouts of gut infection (gastroenteritis). Symptoms may last from a few days to several weeks. In mild cases, sympto...

    Rectal Bleeding in Children Professional

    Infectious diarrhoea : Includes that caused by Clostridium difficile and causes bleeding associated with profuse diarrhoea. Gastroenteritis in many varieties (more commonly Campy...

    IgA Nephropathy (Berger's Disease) Professional

    Symptoms and findings May present with gross haematuria , usually with an upper respiratory tract infection or, less often, gastroenteritis. Alternatively, there may be no symptoms ...

    Vitamin A Deficiency Conditions

    Both mild and severe forms of vitamin A may cause an increased risk of: Infections, including throat and chest infections, and gastroenteritis. Delayed growth and bone development in...

    The Gut Conditions

    Gallstones . Gastroenteritis Piles (haemorrhoids) . Helicobacter pylori and stomach pain . Hernia .

    Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Professional

    Gastro-oesophageal reflux . Gastroenteritis . Duodenal atresia, oesophageal atresia or other bowel obstruction in the newborn.

    Prolonged Diarrhoea or Vomiting Professional

    Complications Severe or persistent vomiting may cause: Dehydration Metabolic alkalaemia, hyponatraemia , and hypokalaemia Haematemesis from a Mallory-Weiss tear of the oesophagus ...

    Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children Conditions

    RAP after gastroenteritis Bacterial gastroenteritis can occasionally seem to trigger IBS. This may just mean that the bowel is sore and taking its time to settle down.

    Symptoms Causes Explaining the pain Diagnosis Treatment

    Food Poisoning in Adults Conditions

    Food poisoning is an illness caused by eating and drinking food or drink which is contaminated by germs or toxins. Gastroenteritis is a gut infection with diarrhoea, tummy ache and sometimes ...

    Symptoms Causes Diagnosis Treatment Complications Prevention

    Cryptosporidiosis Professional

    With biliary complications, right upper quadrant pain and vomiting may be prominent. [ 18 ] Differential diagnosis This includes the range of other forms of gastroenteritis includ...

    Reye's Syndrome Professional

    It often occurs after an unremarkable viral infection, particularly following influenza B, influenza A, varicella or parvovirus infections. [ 2 ] It has also been reported after gastroenteritis...

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome Conditions

    However, in some cases, the onset of symptoms seems to follow a bout of a gut infection with diarrhoea and being sick (vomiting), called gastroenteritis. So, perhaps a virus or other germ may...

    Symptoms Diagnosis Causes Treatment

    Medicines for Nausea Conditions

    Some of the more common ones include: Tummy bugs (gastroenteritis). Migraine. Pregnancy. Anxiety. Ear problems. Motion sickness (travel sickness - feeling sick in a car, ...

    Abdominal Pain Conditions

    Food poisoning When we think of food poisoning, we usually think of the typical gastroenteritis - an infection of the gut (intestines) - that usually causes diarrhoea with or without vomit...

    Protein-losing Enteropathy Professional

    Acute viral or eosinophilic gastroenteritis. Coeliac disease. Allergic protein-losing enteropathy. Giardiasis and hookworm infections.

    Baby Colic Conditions

    More commonly babies become intolerant after a tummy bug ( gastroenteritis ). This is usually a short-lived phase. Changing from ordinary baby formula milk to a baby formula milk that is free...