Vomiting

Common Name(s)

Vomiting

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Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Following organizations serve the condition "Vomiting" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2015

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 850 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Personalized Estimate of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: Development and External Validation of a Nomogram in Cancer Patients Receiving Highly/Moderately Emetogenic Chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Zhihuang Hu, Wenhua Liang, Yunpeng Yang, Dorothy Keefe, Yuxiang Ma, Yuanyuan Zhao, Cong Xue, Yan Huang, Hongyun Zhao, Likun Chen, Alexandre Chan, Li Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan;95(2):e2476.

 

Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) is presented in over 30% of cancer patients receiving highly/moderately emetogenic chemotherapy (HEC/MEC). The currently recommended antiemetic therapy is merely based on the emetogenic level of chemotherapy, regardless of patient's ...

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2016

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Cyclic vomiting syndrome in multisystem mitochondrial disorder.
 

Author(s): Josef Finsterer, John Hayman

Journal: Tunis Med. 2015 Jul;93(7):424-6.

 

Cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is characterized by recurrent episodes of incapacitating nausea or vomiting accompanied by abdominal pain, interspersed with relatively symptom-free intervals that might last from a few weeks to months. There are a number of indications that CVS could ...

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2016

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A 36-year-old man with vomiting, pain abdomen, significant weight loss, hyponatremia, and hypoglycemia.
 

Author(s): Deepti Mutreja, Kartik Sivasami, Vanmalini Tewari, Bhaskar Nandi, G Lakhsmi Nair, Sunita D Patil

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;58(4):500-5.

 

Diagnosis of Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection can be a challenge. The key to a timely diagnosis is to have a high index of suspicion. We present a rare case of a 36-year-old human immunodeficiency virus negative male patient, who was on multidrug therapy for lepromatous leprosy ...

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2015

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The terms "Vomiting" returned 111 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acute episode of cyclic vomiting syndrome preceded by arterial hypertension – Case presentation and review.
 

Author(s): K Keller, A Desuki, L Hobohm, T Münzel, M A Ostad

Journal: Neth J Med. 2015 Oct;73(8):379-82.

 

Cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is a functional disorder with recurrent episodes of vomiting. Between these episodes patients recover to well-being. Lack of awareness often leads to a delay in making the diagnosis. The diagnosis is based on a typical medical history and exclusion of ...

Last Updated: 19 Oct 2015

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Prophylactic treatment for delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting after non-AC based moderately emetogenic chemotherapy: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Maurice J D L van der Vorst, Elisabeth C W Neefjes, Inge R H M Konings, Henk M W Verheul

Journal: Support Care Cancer. 2015 Aug;23(8):2499-506.

 

Delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) remains an important adverse effect of moderately emetogenic chemotherapy not containing anthracyclines and cyclophosphamide (non-AC MEC). In this review, we summarize current literature to update recommendations for delayed ...

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2015

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Neurokinin-1 receptor antagonists in preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Meng Liu, Hao Zhang, Bo-Xiang Du, Feng-Ying Xu, Zui Zou, Bo Sui, Xue-Yin Shi

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 May;94(19):e762.

 

Newly developed neurokinin-1 receptor (NK-1R) antagonists have been recently tried in the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). This systematic review and meta-analysis was conducted to explore whether NK-1R antagonists were effective in preventing PONV.The PRISMA ...

Last Updated: 19 May 2015

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Prophylaxis of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting After Cardiac Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Vomiting; Postoperative Nausea; Postoperative Emesis

 

Last Updated: 30 May 2016

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Dexamethasone for the Treatment of Established Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting; Vomiting

 

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2013

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