Norovirus

General Information

Noroviruses (previously called Norwalk-like viruses or SRSVs) are a group of viruses that cause acute gastroenteritis in humans, often referred to as "stomach flu." However, norovirus is completely unrelated to influenza, a respiratory virus.

Norovirus is spread very easily from person to person. To learn how to properly clean up after someone vomits or has diarrhea, watch the following video.


Information for Providers

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Last Revised: September 17, 2021