sicchasia

sic·cha·si·a

(sĭ-kā'zē-ă),
1. Synonym(s): nausea
2. Loathing for food.
[G. sikchasia, loathing, fr. sikchos, squeamish]
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sicchasia

An obsolete term for:
(1) Nausea; 
(2) Aversion to food; sitophobia.
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However, excessive intake of copper can cause symptom of poisoning such as sicchasia, vomit, sore throat nausea and diarrhea, more seriously, lead to kidney damage and death.