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03 Aug 2010

stomach bug
Hi there. In South Africa - when is the stomach bug season? when does incidence typically peak? Does it vary regionally?
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Cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hi LP
Usually the summer months are the time when diarrhoea is more prevalent. Rotavirus tends to peak in April/May. Warm humid areas are more susceptible to diarrhoeal outbreaks
Dr Bets
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