Muestra de heces

Para realizar un examen que detecte una infección por rotavirus se toma una muestra de heces. El rotavirus es la causa más común de diarrea infecciosa en los niños. Los niños entre los tres meses y los dos años de edad presentan los síntomas más severos.Muestra de heces

Revision

Last reviewed 5/30/2012 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington; and Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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