Reading 2 Viruses 6 - Rotavirus

Microbe Name: 
Rotavirus
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
IV. Viruses
Disease Caused: 
Gastroenteritis
Damage: 
Epithelial cells of the gastrointestinal tract
Symptoms: 
Severe diarrhea, vomiting, fever, dehydration
Mode of Transmission: 
Direct contact with contaminated surfaces; fecal-oral
Microbe Table Index: 
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