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diarrhoea

(esp US), diarrhea
frequent and copious discharge of abnormally liquid faeces
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Weather conditions, especially temperature and precipitation, play a critical role in shaping patterns of diarrhoeal diseases.
It compared World Health Organization (WHO) mortality estimates for 'collective violence' and 'diarrhoeal disease'.
Azharul Islam Khan is chief physician and head of hospitals at the International Centre of Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b).
Glass, "The global burden of diarrhoeal disease in children," Bulletin of the World Health Organization, vol.
Rotavirus was the main cause of diarrhoeal death for children, causing 146 000 deaths in 2015 despite mortality rates falling by 44% since 2005.
This latest shipment includes trauma kits, interagency emergency health kits, diarrhoeal disease kits, and IV fluids.
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, considered leader in diarrheal research is credited with the discovery of oral rehydration therapy (ORT) and zinc supplementation, which is saving millions of children worldwide from diarrheal deaths.
Northfield School have since sent a letter to parents stating that Robinson's is a supplier to the school's canteen and that any parent whose child develops a diarrhoeal illness in the next 10 days to contact their GP.
INTRODUCTION: Most common cause of deaths in children under five years old is diarrhoeal disease, second only to ARI and is responsible for killing around 760 000 children every year.
Burden and aetiology of diarrhoeal disease in infants and young children in developing countries (the Global Enteric Multicenter Study, GEMS): a prospective, case-control study.