Definitions for norovirus
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The genus of a number of species of virus, family Caliciviridae, causing human gastroenteritis, of which Norwalk virus is the prototype.
Norovirus causes nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramping.
Origin: Scientific , from Norwalk + virus.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A genus in the family CALICIVIRIDAE, associated with epidemic GASTROENTERITIS in humans. The type species, NORWALK VIRUS, contains multiple strains.
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If we could get everyone to wash their hands, we would have far less norovirus and other infections.
We expect( the test results) in the next couple days, this time of year, we typically have norovirus in the area.
Since late Sunday evening, more than 120 Boston College students have reported to Boston College Health Services with symptoms consistent with the norovirus.
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