A 13-year-old male asked:
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my son 13 years old has been vomiting 9 times for the last 5 hours. no fever, no other complains should we see a doctor or how can i help him at home?

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Dr. Larisa Sharp
22 years experience Family Medicine
Med. evaluation: Yes, it is necessary to see a physician for an evaluation of a treatable cause of the vomiting, or to treat complications such as dehydration.
Answered on May 10, 2014
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