Difference between revisions of "Nausea and vomiting"

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*Nausea and/or vomiting
 
*Nausea and/or vomiting
 
*Additional features of underlying process
 
*Additional features of underlying process
 
==Complications==
 
*[[Hypovolemia]]
 
*[[Metabolic alkalosis]]
 
*[[Hypokalemia]]
 
*[[Mallory-Weiss]] (tear)
 
*[[Boerhaave]] (rupture)
 
*Aspiration
 
  
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
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==Disposition==
 
==Disposition==
  
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==Complications==
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*[[Hypovolemia]]
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*[[Metabolic alkalosis]]
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*[[Hypokalemia]]
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*[[Mallory-Weiss]] (tear)
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*[[Boerhaave]] (rupture)
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*Aspiration
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 05:57, 14 May 2020

This page is for adult patients. For pediatric patients, see: nausea and vomiting (peds).

Background

Nausea and Vomiting Algorithm

Clinical Features

  • Nausea and/or vomiting
  • Additional features of underlying process

Differential Diagnosis

Nausea and vomiting

Critical

Emergent

Nonemergent

By organ system

GI

Neurologic

Infectious

Drugs/Toxins

Endocrine

Miscellaneous

Evaluation

Varies widely depending on clinical presentation

Management

Disposition

Complications

See Also

External Links

References