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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