Diarrhoea: common in ICU; pathophysiology: secretory, motor, exudative, osmotic
Drinking surface water while hiking through the wilderness exposes you to gastrointestinal infections. A significant amount of education about this has been directed at decontamination of the water.
A 5 year old boy presents vomiting and diarrhoea. He is very weak, to the point where he's been having trouble standing up. hypokalemia
What is cholera and how is it transmitted? How do we treat it? How would you manage an outbreak? So much to learn about Watery Diarrhoea...