logging in or signing up Acute Diarrheal Disease aSGuest37799 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Copy Does not support media & animations WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 2077 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: February 09, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Acute Diarrheal Disease : Acute Diarrheal Disease By: Team Gallimaufry Viral : Viral Rotaviruses, Coronaviruses, Parvoviruses Norovirus Bacterial : Bacterial Salmonella Escherichia coli Campylobacter Escherichia coli lives in the lower intestine. Parasitical : Parasitical Entamoeba histolytica Giardia lamblia Cryptosporidium Symptoms : Symptoms Fever Nausea Sweating Lower abdominal cramping Causes : Causes The human rotavirus has been identified as the most common cause of Acute Diarrheal Disease. Viruses, bacteria, and parasites can be the source of the disease. Preventions : Preventions With the proper use of: Plumbing Waste disposing Hand washing Avoiding raw food consumption Proper cooking acquiring the disease is rare. Mainly Effected : Mainly Effected The effected individuals are usually immunodeficient; meaning that the immune system is weakened or absent. Statistics : Statistics United States adults experience 9 million cases of Acute Diarrhea annually. Diarrhea is the second most common illness in all age groups. Children under the age of 5, specifically ages 1 and 2, are most commonly effected. Diarrheal disease has effected growth, fitness, brain function, and school performance young infants. Warning Signs : Warning Signs Dry mouth and tongue No tears when crying No wet diapers for 3 hours or more Sunken abdomen, eyes and high fever Irritability Skin that does not flatten after pinched Mainly Found : Mainly Found Africa Latin America Asia You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.