What Is Acute Gastroenteritis?

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Acute gastroenteritis is a sudden inflammation or swelling in both the stomach and the intestines. It can be understood as the rapid onset of diarrhea (bowel movements become loose and watery) with or without nausea or vomiting. In most cases, it is caused by a viral agent.
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