Postprandial antral hypomotility in patients with idiopathic nausea and vomiting.

The pathogenesis of idiopathic nausea and vomiting is poorly understood and could involve disorders of gut motility. The contractile activity of the stomach and small bowel was studied in 20 patients (seven men) with nausea and vomiting for longer than six months. None had previous gastric surgery, mechanical obstruction and metabolic causes were excluded… (More)