hyperemesis


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hyperemesis

(ˌhaɪpərˈɛmɪsɪs)
n, pl hyperemeses
(Medicine) med extreme and unrelenting vomiting
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Noun1.hyperemesis - severe and excessive vomiting
disgorgement, emesis, puking, vomiting, regurgitation, vomit - the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
hyperemesis gravidarum - hyperemesis during pregnancy; if severe it can result in damage to the brain and liver and kidney
Translations

hy·per·em·e·sis

n. hiperemesis, vómitos excesivos.
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Physicians should consider early treatment of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy to prevent progression to hyperemesis gravidarum, according to an updated practice bulletin from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
The condition, known as hyperemesis gravidarum, which the Duchess of Cambridge also suffered from, left the Cardiff woman bed-bound, malnourished and in need a constant hospital treatment.
The Duchess, whose second child is due in April, was forced to cancel a series of engagements in recent weeks as she battled with hyperemesis gravidarum but her condition improved enough for her to take part in the state occasion.
hyperemesis gravidarum which she experience d during the early stages of her first pregnancy.
The 32-year-old suffers from a severe form of morning sickness called hyperemesis gravidarum, which only effects a small portion of pregnant women.
The Duchess had been in doubt for her first official solo overseas trip as she is still suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, and when asked about his wife the Duke told the President she was "so-so" adding "she's so sad not to be here".
The Duchess is suffering from another bout of the illness hyperemesis gravidarum which she experienced during the early stages of her first pregnancy.
Kate cancelled an official engagement on Monday because she is suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, the same condition that caused her to be hospitalised in 2012 when she was pregnant with her first child Prince George.
Based on our patient's symptoms, her history of daily cannabis use, and the lack of improvement from antiemetics and analgesics, we concluded that she was suffering from cannabinoid hyperemesis.
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is characterized by years of daily Cannabis use, recurrent nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain, compulsive bathing for symptom relief, and symptom resolution with cessation of use.