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Mama BDear Mama B,Your daughter may have cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS).
After the first case of CHS was identified in Mataro hospital, the different medical units were informed about this new condition and patients presenting with cyclic vomiting and having a history of chronic cannabis consumption were subsequently referred to the mental health department for possible CHS.
Mean age of onset of cyclic vomiting syndrome is about 5 years, and attacks typically last about 3.5 days.
Researchers experimenting with new ways to produce and use THC have noted unexpected problems such as cyclic vomiting, a prevalence of bums, and health care visits owing to ingested THC-laced products.
Cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) is defined as severe vomiting attacks which initiate suddently, recur with certain intervals, may last for hours and days and generally limit themselves.
These symptoms, called migraine equivalents, include benign paroxysmal torticollis (episodes of uncontrollable neck twisting) of infancy, benign paroxysmal vertigo of infancy, abdominal pain, cyclic vomiting, aura without migraine, and confusional migraine.
(2), (4), (5) CHS symptoms may be misattributed to cyclic vomiting syndrome, (3) because 50% of patients diagnosed with cyclic vomiting syndrome report daily Cannabis use.
(2) However, with the increasing prevalence, there have been reports over the last decade of a cyclic vomiting syndrome which is actually associated with excessive marijuana use.
In 2004 we hypothesized that the preemptive use of antiemetics in women who had experienced severe NVP in the previous pregnancy may mitigate the severe symptomatology [7]in a manner similar to other conditions, such as chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting motion sickness, or cyclic vomiting [8-10].
Cohen concluded that Darwin suffered from cyclic vomiting syndrome early in his life.
Going on Darwin's documented symptoms, Cohen concluded that he had suffered from cyclic vomiting syndrome early in his life.
Metabolic screening also can yield some information about mental disorders, but is really worthwhile only in patients with clear signs of metabolic disorder, such as a history of lethargy, cyclic vomiting, early seizures, dysmorphisms, mental retardation, or regression.
BOSTON -- Cyclic vomiting syndrome in adults often goes unrecognized for years after onset, despite its severe and disabling consequences.
Chapters cover inflammatory bowel disease, esophageal disorders, rumination and cyclic vomiting syndrome, recurrent abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, and defecation disorders.