au·te·me·si·a(aw'tĕ-mē'zē-ă), Rarely used term for:
1. Idiopathic or functional vomiting.
2. Vomiting induced by provoking the gag reflex.
[G. autos, self, + emesis, vomiting]
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autemesia(1) Self-induced vomiting.
(2) Vomiting of unknown aetiology.
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