Disease Information for Vomiting

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Petechiae facial area
Slow pulse/Bradycardia
Petechiae Upper Body
Nausea
Vomiting
Vomiting blood/hematemesis
Chvostek's sign
Muscle twitches
Pale with profuse sweating
Pallor
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Vasovagal activation/parasympathetic tone/Signs
Conjunctival petechiae
Conjunctival/scleral hemorrhage
Eyelid Fasciculations
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Chemotherapy/cancer
Patient/Bulemia/Eating disorder/Purging
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Ketonuria (Lab)
URINE Alkaline
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
BUN/Creatinine ratio (Lab)
Chloride serum (Lab)
Magnesium (Lab)
Phosphate Serum (Lab)
Potassium, serum (Lab)
Sodium, serum (Lab)
URINE Chloride
URINE Potassium
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Acetone level (Lab)
Bicarbonate, serum (Lab)
Carbon Dioxide Total Content/CO2
Ketones, plasma (Lab)
pH, arterial blood (Lab)
URINE Acetone/Ketones/Ketone bodies
URINE Ammonia
URINE PH
URINE Potassium
URINE Sodium
URINE Specific gravity
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
TEST/D-Xylose absorption abnormal
Lumbar puncture/Increased CSF pressure/LP test
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Sinus bradycardia (ECG)
X-RAY
Xray/Gasless abdomen/Abd
X-RAY With contrast
GBS/Non-visualization of gallbladder (Xray)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Primary hyperaldosteronism
Associated Disease & Complications
Alkalosis
Benign mucosal tear/esophagus
Dehydration
Emphysema, subcutaneous
Hyperosmolar state
Hypochloremic alkalosis
Hypoglycemia, diabetic/treatment
Hypokalemia
Hypomagnesemia
Hyponatremia
Hypophosphatemia
Hypovolemia
Increased CNS pressure/Intracranial hypertension
Magnesium deficiency
Mallory-Weiss syndrome/esophageal tear
Metabolic alkalosis
Perforated viscus
Perforated/ruptured esophagus
Pneumomediastinum
Prerenal azotemia
Sinus bradycardia
Valsalva effect/physiology
Volume depletion (intravascular)
Esophageal Rupture/Boerhaave Syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Intestinal/stomach/gut (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Blood volume/decrease/low
Pathophysiology/CSF Pressure Increased
Pathophysiology/Alkalosis Chloride responsive
Synonyms
Synonym
Being sick, Emesis, Emesis (situation), Finding of vomiting, Finding of vomiting (finding), gastric contents regurgitation, Observation of vomiting, regurgitation gastric contents, throwing up, VOMIT, Vomited, Vomiting, Vomiting (disorder), Vomiting (situation), Vomiting disorder, Vomiting symptom, Vomiting symptom (finding), Vomiting symptoms, Vomiting symptoms (disorder), Brand name/Tigan (Trimethobenzamide)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Aprepitant (Emend)
RX/Fosaprepitant (Emend) Injection
RX/Phenothiazines
RX/Prochlorperazine (Compazine)
RX/Scopalamine oral/patch
Definition

The forcible expulsion of the contents of the stomach through the mouth.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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