Nausea and Vomiting Evaluation and Treatment

Nausea and Vomiting Evaluation and Treatment:

Symptoms of nausea and vomiting are pretty straight forward and self-explanatory, but the presentation and severity might vary.  +/- abdominal pain, fever, urinary symptoms, or other symptoms. Signs of nausea and vomiting are self-explanatory, but might also include abnormal abdominal exam, fever, or other abnormal findings on exam or abnormal vital signs. 

Diagnosis is most often made by utilizing the patient’s reported history, physician’s exam, and sometimes lab work or imaging.  Diagnosis depends on patient’s specific presentation and severity. Differential Diagnosis could be gastritis, appendicitis, food poisoning, viral gastroenteritis, or a number of different GI or general infections or conditions. 

Nausea and Vomiting evaluation and treatment depends on the patient’s presentation and symptoms/signs/results.  Often anti-nausea medication will be prescribed.  Also, increase fluid intake and hydration status monitoring are often recommended.  Depending on the case, imaging might be recommended or the patient might be directed to a higher level of care, such as ER evaluation and management.  

How Doctor Online Oklahoma can help: we will provide Nausea and Vomiting evaluation and treatment, beginning with a medical history and physician-video guided physical exam.  We might recommend lab, imaging, medication, or higher level of care such as further urgent care or ER evaluation depending on case-by-case basis. Recommendations might vary on a case-by-case basis. We strive to provide excellent patient care and help you feel better fast!

This post may not be your only resource for Nausea and Vomiting but is meant to provide general information and a resource as to how Doctor Online Oklahoma might be able to help. Also, please see our Medical Services Page for other medical conditions we treat.  To schedule an appointment with Doctor Online Oklahoma, then please see our Schedule Page.  If you have questions, then please visit our Contact Page for more. For additional information, see this article on Nausea and Vomiting

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