Chapter 61. Nausea and Vomiting

  1. John T. Queenan MD Professor Chairman Emeritus2,
  2. John C. Hobbins MD Professor of Obstetrics3 and
  3. Catherine Y. Spong MD Chief4
  1. Gayle Olson MD

Published Online: 30 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch61

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Olson, G. (2005) Nausea and Vomiting, in Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition (eds J. T. Queenan, J. C. Hobbins and C. Y. Spong), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch61

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 3257 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA

  2. 3

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 4200 East 9th Avenue, B-198, Denver, CO 80262, USA

  3. 4

    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Bivd, Bethesda, MD 20892-7510, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555-5302, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125796

Online ISBN: 9781444312904

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Keywords:

  • nausea and vomiting;
  • Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) - severe form of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP);
  • Helicobacter pylori - etiologic agent in NVP;
  • morning sickness;
  • laboratory testing of hyperthyroidism;
  • NVP reduction - multivitamin use at time of conception

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diagnosis

  • Treatment

  • Prevention

  • References