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56 Possible Causes for Explosive Diarrhea, Traveler's Diarrhea

  • Salmonella Infection

    However, some types can make you sick and cause diarrhea. One type causes travelers' diarrhea.[hhs.gov] That strain of E. coli is distinct from enterotoxigenic E. coli, which causes traveler's diarrhea.[edition.cnn.com] You have recently traveled to a foreign country and developed diarrhea. Your diarrhea does not get better in 5 days, or it gets worse. You have severe abdominal pain.[medlineplus.gov]

  • Childhood Celiac Disease

    OBJECTIVE: The goal was to evaluate the impact of immunoglobulin A endomysial antibody testing on the incidence and clinical presentation of childhood celiac disease. METHODS: The incidence and clinical presentation of celiac disease in patients RESULTS: The median age at diagnosis was 2 years (95% confidence[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Shigella Enteritis

    traveler’s diarrhea.[aafp.org] Shigella gastroenteritis; Shigella enteritis; Enteritis - shigella; Gastroenteritis - shigella; Traveler's diarrhea - shigellosis Bhutta ZA.[medlineplus.gov] Practice guidelines for the management of infectious diarrhea. Clin Infect Dis 2001:32;331-351. CDC Yellow Book 2016. Traveler's Diarrhea.[idmp.ucsf.edu]

  • Lactose Intolerance

    The gas production can lead to the following common symptoms: Abdominal distension and pain Excess burping Loud bowel sounds Excess gas and diarrhea following ingestion of[patients.gi.org] When the amount of lactose in the diet exceeds the supply of lactase in the cells of the intestinal lining, the undigested lactose travels down the intestines.[askdrsears.com] This excess water is responsible for the cramps and diarrhea sometimes associated with lactose intolerance.[healthline.com]

  • Traveler's Diarrhea

    Here are the more common symptoms of travelers' diarrhea: Sudden, explosive and watery diarrhea Abdominal cramps Nausea and vomiting Belching Bloating In more severe cases[verywell.com] traveler’s diarrhea.[aafp.org] […] and malaise, explosive diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.[ndnr.com]

  • Salmonella Food Poisoning

    […] watery diarrhea starts 8-24 h after ingestion It lasts for 3-5 d Enterotoxin causes hypersecretion in small intestine Hemolytic toxin is lethal Infective dose is usually[emedicine.medscape.com] The good news is that you can avoid salmonella in the same way that you can avoid traveler’s diarrhea.[sickontheroad.com] However, some types can make you sick and cause diarrhea. One type causes travelers' diarrhea.[hhs.gov]

  • Diarrhea

    Explosive diarrhea is usually short-lived. But there are complications that require medical care.[healthline.com] Related travel health notices None What is travellersdiarrhea? Travellersdiarrhea is the most common illness that affects travellers.[travel.gc.ca] […] only after consuming a substance that could cause diarrhea Abdominal bloating and passing of gas (flatulence) Explosive diarrhea A doctor’s examination Sometimes a breath[merckmanuals.com]

  • Clostridium Difficile

    CASE PRESENTATION: A 66-year-old Canadian Caucasian woman presented to her family doctor in December 2012 with a 10-day history of explosive watery diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Travel Medicine, Persistent Traveler's Diarrhea. Medscape Today [Online article from Infect Med 20(5):242-244, 247, 2003]. Available online at through .[labtestsonline.it] Travel Medicine, Persistent Traveler's Diarrhea. Medscape Today [Online article from Infect Med 20(5):242-244, 247, 2003]. Available online at .[labtestsonline.org]

  • Pseudomembranous Colitis

    . 20 - 3 ) 53 Single dose ofloxacin plus loperamide compared with single dose or three days of ofloxacin in the treatment of traveler's diarrhea, J Travel Med, 1997 , vol.[doi.org] Travel Medicine, Persistent Traveler's Diarrhea. Medscape Today [Online article from Infect Med 20(5):242-244, 247, 2003]. Available online at through .[labtestsonline.it] Loperamide plus azithromycin more effectively treats travelers' diarrhea in Mexico than azithromycin alone, J Travel Med, 2007 , vol. 14 (pg. 312 - 9 ) 57 Optimal dosing[doi.org]

  • Cholera

    Some are asymptomatic or have only mild diarrhea; others present with the sudden onset of explosive and life-threatening diarrhea (cholera gravis). 7 Among people developing[paxvaxconnect.com] For more information about rehydration therapy please click HERE (Travellers' diarrhea - Therapy).[web.archive.org] Cholera germs account for only a small percentage of all cases of travelers' diarrhea. Very few Western travelers ever get seriously ill from cholera.[thirdworldtraveler.com]

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