|Background||Astrovirus is the most common cause of gastroenteritis in children and young people, has also been observed in adults. This virus is transmitted through feco-oral contact. The main symptoms of viral gastroenteritis are watery diarrhea and vomiting. The affected person may also have headache, fever, and abdominal cramps ("stomach ache"). In general, the symptoms begin 1 to 2 days following infection and may last for 3 days.|
|Description||The Rapid Enterovirus is a rapid chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of Enterovirus antigens (VP1 peptide) in feces specimens to aid in the diagnosis of Enterovirus infection.|
|Components||1. Card tests 2. Instructions for use 3. Specimen collection vials with buffer|
|Storage||Store at 15-25°C, DO NOT FREEZE or use beyond the expiration date. The shelf life is 31 months.|
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