Vomiting, also called emesis, is a very common symptom. It is often related to nausea and commonly caused by a digestive disorder such as infectious gastroenteritis. Vomiting needs to be distinguished from regurgitation, reflux, and other symptoms. There are various ... More »


Example Common Causes: Common well-known causes of vomiting include:

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Similar Symptoms

Is it vomiting? Or are you just feeling nauseous? Regurgitation and reflux are similar to vomiting. Consider whether any of ... More Similar Symptoms »


Various different types of vomiting include:

  • Acute vomiting
  • Chronic vomiting
  • Cyclic vomiting

Symptoms that are like types of vomiting include ... More Types »

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