is the name of
that shares some
characteristics. Its name comes from the Latin root "broken" by the appearance that they have "to rotate" when it is observed to them through an electron microscope.
Several groups of
exist that fundamentally affect to the
, whose main symptoms are the fever, the diarrea and the vomit. The
initiates with slight fever and followed vomit of loose evacuations and although the fever and the vomit yield generally to the second day, the diarrea can continue until by 8 days.
affects to any person and any age,
in the smaller
of 5 years, she is more frequent and dangerous.
The virus transmits by contaminated foods or water with fecal matter, by direct bonding, flow - anus - mouth or not to wash the hands after going to the bath and before touching, preparing or to consume foods. Many babies contract the virus by lack of hygiene in the hands of their mothers or the people who prepare their foods to them.
It is considered that
are infected by
during the first 4 years of age, in fact, the first
usually happens before between the 3 and 24 months of age or if the conditions of hygiene are not appropriate.
made study, it
both observed that one third part of the
experienced his first
at the age of 6 months, two third parts before the year of age and 96% percent before years of age with the risk of becoming to
Nevertheless, most of the cases, although they contract the virus, they do not attend in the
and one calculates that he is 30% of infected those that
, of these, several must be hospitalized and some get fundamentally to be killed by the
is possible to be given at any time of the year, in the babies is much more frequent of November to April. The virus acquires
generally when the boy takes the
to the mouth after touching something contaminated with the fecal matter of an infected person.
IMPORTANT the content of this note is informative and it does not replace the medical diagnosis, reason why we do not become people in
on its use.