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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
23 years experience in Radiology
Hyperemesis: Is severe and excessive vomiting.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience in Internal Medicine
E comes out, r in: Emesis is the content of the material vomited. Reflux is material coming back the wrong way from the stomach but not exiting the oral cavity. Perhaps ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Infection: Infection of the upper GI tract.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience in Family Medicine
It is: Vomiting.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Too many to list: From stomach virus to elevated intracranial pressure.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Bloody : Bloody emesis means that there is blood in vomit. This can happen with alcoholism.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Bleeding: "coffee ground emesis" implies vomited blood that originated in the stomach. This can occur with any bleeding in the upper GI tract; bleeding ulcers a ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Lim
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Head injury/vomit: Absolutely! get there now! vomiting after a head injury can indicate increased intracranial pressure, and this has to be investigated!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
Green emesis: The green is from bile. When did you eat last? Did you fall? eat somewhere new?Have abdominal pain? If persists > 2 hours at this rate ( 4x per ... Read More
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