Salivirus in children with diarrhoea, western India.

Acute gastroenteritis or infectious diarrhoea is one of the most common diseases affecting children less than 5 years of age and leads to significant morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially in developing countries. Recent studies have revealed that on average up to 40% of diarrhoea cases are of unknown aetiology. Salivirus (SalV), also known as… CONTINUE READING