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Ongoing Nausea Causes
Worth an evaluation!: Gerd is common--present in about 70 million americans. As such, there are easy solutions if you have just symptoms. If however you have inflammation due to gerd, this can be progressive & needs to be controlled. Start with behavior & diet changes (see prior healthtap answers), add acid-blocker medications (either h2-blockers or ppi's). Get evaluated, especially if atypical, chronic &/or worsening. ...Read more
Could epstein barr cause ongoing nausea/vomiting? Raised ALT and enlarged spleen? Ebv IgM positive. Some tiredness.
Nausea/Vomiting: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems. Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. See your doctor please. ...Read more
Can one stressful event (my wedding), cause ongoing vomiting and nausea that's lasted for 8 weeks? Liver ALT 111, u/s 13.5 CM spleen.
Many things: Nausea is one of the ways your body is telling you that something is wrong, there are thousand things that can cause it, it depends of what other symptoms you have, how long the nausea is going on, are you on any medications, what is the context of your nausea and many more things, nausea can be a symptom of multiple different conditions. ...Read more
Lots possible here: Vomiting reflex is controlled by 2 units in brain medulla--one receives nerve impulses from GI tract, the other is a chemical receptor. Both have nerve connections to not only GI tract (pharynx, mesenteric vessels, bile ducts) but also from brain corticobulbar areas that mediate smells, sights, & taste. Maybe you have gastritis, but maybe your symptoms have little to do with GI tract. Get checked. ...Read more