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Emesis

Emesis

vomiting, an act of vomiting. Also used as a word termination, as in haematemesis.

Origin: gr. Emein = to vomit


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Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity

... perhaps metabolic pathways. Exposure of a toxicant to periods of stress and food intake may also be a factor. After ingestion of some toxicants, emesis may occur if the stomach is empty, but if partly filled, the toxicant will be retained and toxicosis can occur. Environmental Factors Temperature, ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 7:30 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity
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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... with the first time. This second time from which I am currently recovering I was dry heaving for about 5 minutes, but never had any actual emesis. I definitely had the corn-tasting burps. Those are the WORST! I have felt like my insides were bubbling, someone had described it as boiling ...

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by HungryHippo
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
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Another Question...hehe

yes emesis is vomiting

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by weesper
Mon Aug 28, 2006 9:44 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Another Question...hehe
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Views: 3251

Another Question...hehe

yeah....I think it's a medical word...emesis = vomitting...

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by victor
Sun Aug 27, 2006 1:34 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Another Question...hehe
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Views: 3251

Another Question...hehe

Well I know Dimenhydrinate is used to prevent emesis (motion-sickness). Hope that helps.

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by SubZer0
Sat Aug 26, 2006 8:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Another Question...hehe
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Views: 3251


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