Bacterial, Viral, and Toxic Causes of Diarrhea, Gastroenteritis, and Anorectal Infections

Phillip I. Tarr, Dorsey M. Bass, Gail A. Hecht

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTextbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages68
ISBN (Print)9781405169110
StatePublished - Feb 17 2009


  • Chronic or persistent bloody diarrhea
  • Community-acquired diarrhea and gastroenteritis-syndromic management, diagnosis and therapy
  • Diarrhea gastroenteritis and anorectal infections and bacterial, viral and toxic causes
  • Nonbloody acute diarrhea
  • Specific agents
  • Specific therapy
  • Vibrio infections

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