kinetosis


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Related to kinetosis: ketosis, Dysmorphia
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Noun1.kinetosis - the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehiclekinetosis - the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle
ailment, complaint, ill - an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
air sickness, airsickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling by air (especially during turbulence)
car sickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling in a car
mal de mer, naupathia, seasickness - motion sickness experienced while traveling on water
nausea, sickness - the state that precedes vomiting
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PaulDear Paul,brThis is referred to as motion sickness or kinetosis.
Galvanic vestibular stimulation has the potential of up-regulating the disturbed sensory-motor mismatch originated by kinetosis and space sickness by modulating the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)-related ion channels neural transmission in the inner ear.