diarrhoea


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diarrhoea

(esp US), diarrhea
frequent and copious discharge of abnormally liquid faeces
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The odds ratio of being rotavirus diarrhoea was increased by a factor of 10.
Quantitative information on knowledge, attitude and practice of respondents on management of acute diarrhoea was collected with a pre-coded and pre-tested questionnaire.
As stated earlier, the main objectives of the present study were to determine the covariates of both prevalence and duration of diarrhoea among children under five.
If left untreated, dehydration caused by severe diarrhoea is a major cause of morbidity among young children.
A striking finding of this review is that most trials reported that probiotics reduced diarrhoea," said lead researcher Stephen Allen of the School of Medicine at Swansea University, UK.
Estimates predict that the world-wide travel diarrhoea vaccine market will be worth $400 million by 2005(2).
Prevention of travellers' diarrhoea by oral B-subunit/whole-cell cholera vaccine.
The product included in the agreement also covers the indication against traveller's diarrhoea caused by the ETEC bacteria (enterotoxigenic E.
Reducing deaths from diarrhoea through oral rehydration therapy.
Colocynthis - for diarrhoea which is accompanied by spasmodic griping pains.
Vomiting and diarrhoea can start within a day and typically lasts five days.