Vomiting: Symptom guide

Vomiting: Symptom guide
Vomiting can be an indication of a number of possible conditions. The following list of symptoms will help to narrow down the cause.
 
 
 
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Poor appetite
  • Possible fever
Likely Cause        Stomach bug or food poisoning
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Queasiness or stomach upset after or while riding in a car, boat, plane, or amusement ride
  • Vomiting
Likely Cause         Motion sickness
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Sever cold symptoms (See Colds) come on abruptly
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Dry cough       
  • Possible fever
  • Possible vomiting
  • Headache
  • Body aches
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of appetite
  • Wheezing
Likely Cause        Flu
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Irritable
  • Sore throat
  • Cough
  • Loss of appetite
  • Low-grade fever
  • Body aches
Likely Cause        Cold
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Fever higher than 37.8 degrees Celsius
  • Ear ache
  • Upset stomach
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Fluid in the ear
Likely Cause        Ear Infection
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Pain during urination
  • Frequent urination
  • Pelvic area tenderness
  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Possible vomiting
Likely Cause         Urinary Tract Infection
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Hive
  • Swelling
  • Eczema
  • Labored breathing
  • Wheezing
  • Vomiting or Diarrhoea
  • Symptoms worsen after eating
Likely Cause    Food Allergy (If your child is having trouble breathing, seek medication attention immediately)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Vomiting after taking certain medications or combinations of medications
Likely Cause         Medication side effects
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Vomiting
  • Child may have swallowed some kind of non-food item like a drug, chemical, or plant.
Likely Cause        Poisoning   (Seek Medical Attention Immediately.)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Vomiting after a blow to the head
  • Possible dizziness, confusion, sleepiness, seizure, unconsciousness
Likely Cause         Concussion
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Sudden abdominal pain
  • Vomiting
  • Passing blood or mucus
  • Severely lethargic
Likely Cause    Intussusception, Most common between age 6 months and 3 years  (Seek medical attention immediately.)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever
  • Possible vomiting
  • Lower right abdominal pain that worsens over a few hours
Likely Cause        Appendicitis  (Seek medical attention immediately.)
 
 
Symptoms:    
  • Lump or bulge in the genital area or near the navel that suddenly becomes hard and dark.
  • Possible vomiting
  • Increasing pain
Likely Cause        Incarcerated hernia  (Seek medical attention immediately.)
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Poor appetite
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal discomfort
  • Dark-colored urine
  • Jaundice (yellowing of skin and eyes)
Likely Cause        Hepatitis
 
 
Symptoms   
  • Abrupt vomiting five to seven days after a viral illness like flu or chicken pox
  • Has ingested aspirin
  • Drowsiness or hyperactivity
  • Diarrhoea
  • Seizure
Likely Cause        Reye's syndrome (Rare, but serious.  Seek medical attention immediately.)
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