public health enemy
PUBLIC HEALTH ENEMY
ALIAS: “Cruise ship virus, stomach flu”
Date Discovered: 1972
Type: Non-enveloped Virus
Area of Attack: Gastrointestinal tract
Known Hideouts: Fecal matter and vomit
Modus Operandi: Invades intestinal cells and multiplies quickly leading to massive diarrhea and vomiting.
Infection happens quickly and may affect the victim within six hours. Although not usually lethal, may cause severe dehydration. Stays inside the body for at least a week even after symptoms have subsided.