hyperemesis

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hyperemesis

[hī·pər′em·ə·səs]
(medicine)
Excessive vomiting.
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Readmission risk and metabolic, biochemical, haematological and clinical indicators of severity in hyperemesis gravidarum.
Pathogenesis of hyperemesis gravidarum is not quite clear yet.
Treatment of severe nausea and vomiting of pregnancy or hyperemesis gravidarum with methylprednisolone may be efficacious in refractory cases; however, the risk profile of methyl 'Dextrose and vitamins should be included in the therapy when prolonged vomiting is present, and thiamine should be administered before dextrose infusion.
Once she was officially diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum, Dr Bryan Beattie, of Innermost Healthcare, prescribed a steroid known as prednisolone which helped Hannah drink small amounts - but she was still unable to eat due to the nausea and vomiting.
of cases 1 89 6 Maternal FTND (> 37 weeks) 0 39 3 LSCS (> 37 weeks) 0 33 1 VD (< 37 weeks) 0 8 0 LSCS (< 37 weeks) 1 5 1 Hyperemesis gravidarum 1 4 0 Preeclampsia 1 12 1 Abruption 0 2 1 IUD 0 2 0 Abortion 0 4 1 Postpartum thyroditis 0 NA 1 Fetal LBW 1 19 2 Congenital anomaly 0 3 0 Jaundice 1 43 4 TSH ([micro]U/ml) 5.
Moreover, in the patients of hyperemesis gravidarum, uncontrollable vomiting, prolonged intravenous feeding, and thiamine-free glucose infusion therapy may lead to the development of WE.
Officials also revealed that Kate is not having twins and was continuing to feel better after being treated in hospital for hyperemesis gravidarum, or severe morning sickness.
The Duchess is suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, which causes severe vomiting during pregnancy and is more often experienced by women expecting twins.