Region Type of virus Transmission Route Incubation Period Source of Infection Sign Symptom Complication Virulence Factor Dif. Diagnosis Epidemiology Prophylaxis
Rotavirus Diarrhea Rotavirus ( most common agent of gastroenteritis in children aged in 6 month to 2 years Fecal - Oral route Less then 48 hours Na * Fever , vomiting , diarrhea , and occasionally dehydration * Diarrheic stool may be watery , green or yellow but does not contain mucus * It is a self limiting disease with complete recovery within 5 - 10 days * Fever , vomiting , diarrhea, and occasionally dehydration * Diarrheic stool may be watery , green or yellow but does not contain mucus * It is a self limiting disease with complete recovery within 5- 10 days * Rhesus - human reassortant raotavirus tetravalent vaccine ( RRV - TV ; Rota shield ) * Improved personal hygiene