Unexplained nausea and vomiting

  title={Unexplained nausea and vomiting},
  author={Kenneth L Koch},
  journal={Current Treatment Options in Gastroenterology},
  • K. Koch
  • Published 1 August 2000
  • Medicine
  • Current Treatment Options in Gastroenterology
Opinion statementNausea and vomiting are debilitating symptoms for patients, and can be challenging problems in diagnosis and management for physicians. Initial efforts must be made to establish a specific diagnosis that represents the pathophysiological cause of the nausea and vomiting. If a specific diagnosis is made (for example, antral ulceration), then specific therapy for the lesion will usually eradicate the nausea and vomiting associated with the specific disease. When standard… 
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