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What does it mean if my vomit was yellowish

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear in your vo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Vomiting: You may have a sinus infection which has irritated your nose causing bleeding combined with mucus from your sinus infection.
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow to green color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear i ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Yellow is a normal color for vomit. I am sorry you are not feeling well. You probably have a viral infection which should go over within a few days. G ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Pahnke
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
Your sick but normal: Yellow is the normal color or "clearish " with less bile if your pyloric valve is competent - that is no food in your stomach at the time of vomitin ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Early morning cough: Could reflect post nasal drainage or GERD since they are more likely to be exacerbated by recumbent position. However other causes like CHF, cough var ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Yellow: vomit is usually from BILE (Galbladder released) and infers you have an EMPTY stomach ("also called "dry heaves") Vomiting PLUS Diarrhea usually means ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Morning "vomiting": May be gi-related but daily morning symptoms as described also suggests such entities as diabetes, atypical migraine, lung & sinus issues, & even func ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Yellow upheaval: Your child has an ailment affecting his respiratory tree. At this time of year the most common cause is a viral upper respiratory infection or possibl ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. William Coutts ii
25 years experience Family Medicine
Gallbladder bile: The azithromycin may have stimulated release of bile from your gallbladder. Not to worry.

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