psychogenic vomiting


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psy·cho·gen·ic vom·it·ing

vomiting associated with emotional distress and anxiety.

psychogenic vomiting

vomiting that is stimulated by anxiety and emotional distress.

psy·cho·gen·ic vom·it·ing

(sī'kō-jen'ik vom'it-ing)
Emesis associated with emotional distress and anxiety.

psy·cho·gen·ic vom·it·ing

(sī'kō-jen'ik vom'it-ing)
Regurgitation associated with emotional distress and anxiety.
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Concerning treatment, Rosenthal et al (4) concluded that most psychogenic vomiting patients could be treated effectively by an empathetic primary care physician.
OBJECTIVE: To assess the response of psychogenic vomiting with conventional antipsychotic chlorpromazine.
All the patients were diagnosed as psychogenic vomiting according to DSM IVTR criteria.