Has become weak and frail due to excessive vomiting
. Can t walk or move unaided.
Female MD, 35 years old, Chadian women, married, multiparous (5 alive children, 2 miscarriages), without notable medical history, presented to the gynecological emergency unit of N'Djamena Mother and Child hospital, for excessive vomiting
, lower abdominal pain, and 15 weeks amenorrhea.
Figure 1: Women admitted to Australian hospitals suffering from excessive vomiting
Most youngsters especially females of our society are involved in eating disorders of psychosomatic origin such as nervous vomiting bulimia nervosa which causes self induced vomiting.2122 Other causes of chronic excessive vomiting
in this society are GIT disorders like peptic ulcers or gastritis drug side effects diabetes or nervous system disorders.
Two days prior to admission, she had severe pain, fever, abdominal distension and frequent excessive vomiting
of yellow contents.
The Ebola patients' symptoms included excessive vomiting
and diarrhea, which required nurses and doctors to wear full hazmat suits.
Her physical exam was normal except for some mild epigastric tenderness which she attributed to her excessive vomiting
. Laboratory studies including a comprehensive metabolic panel, amylase, lipase, and complete blood count were normal except for anemia, which had improved since her last admission.
Other possible causes include: * Medications which dry the skin, such as Accutane; * An excess of vitamins, which can occur when large amounts of liver (including cod liver oil and other fish oils) are consumed or as a result of an excess of vitamin A in food supplements; * Malnutrition and excessive vomiting
as a result of eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa; * Cold weather - just think of how often you lick your lips on frosty, wintry days; * Allergies to toothpaste and lipstick.
A deficiency in vitamin [B.sub.1] (thiamine) can be induced through excessive vomiting
, which occurs most often with overadjusted gastric bands.
, diarrhea, constipation and blood in the stool should also be taken seriously as a possible reaction to cow's milk.
The symptoms can include frequent weight change, tooth decay and bad breath caused by excessive vomiting
, lethargy and facial swelling.
If opioids are causing excessive vomiting
, potent NSAIDs can be prescribed for postoperative pain, but these drugs can increase the risk of postoperative bleeding, he noted.
Signs include sore throat, tooth decay and bad breath caused by excessive vomiting
, poor skin condition and possible hair loss, tiredness, uncontrollable urges to eat vast amounts of food, anxiety and depression.