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What is the difference of emesis and reflux?
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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
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In brief: 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 we should be more like cows, who ruminate the food in one of their four stomachs-:).

In brief: 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 we should be more like cows, who ruminate the food in one of their four stomachs-:).
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