[Cyclic vomiting syndrome in children].

  title={[Cyclic vomiting syndrome in children].},
  author={Galit Ben-Amitay and Yoram Nevo and David Lieberman and Roberto Mester and Shaul Harel},
  volume={134 8},
  pages={611-3, 671}
Cyclic vomiting syndrome in children is a manifestation of various etiologies, including gastroenterological and renal disorders, central and autonomic nervous system abnormalities, as well as metabolic and endocrine dysfunction. Frequently no organic cause is found. Personality profiles of children with cyclic vomiting reveal perfectionism, competitiveness, and aggressive behavior. Vomiting attacks have been induced by anxiety and excitement in patients with cyclic vomiting. We describe an 8… CONTINUE READING