Rotavirus is a genus of double-stranded RNA virus in the family Reoviridae. It is transmitted by the faecal-oral route and is the most common cause of severe diarrhoea among infants and young children.
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Features organism information, concern about the vaccine, treatment, and prevention.
MedlinePlus: Rotavirus Infections
Disease information, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
Information about the disease for professionals.
NHS Choices: Rotavirus Gastroenteritis
Provides information on this infection of the stomach and bowel. Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Rotavirus Organization of Technical Allies
Works to combat the gastrointestinal disease that kills children worldwide.
Features symptoms, cause, treatment, and prevention.
WHO: Rotavirus infections
Describes the disease and its vaccine.
Scientific and medical information about the virus and the diesases it causes.
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