Types of Vomiting

Various different types of vomiting include:

  • Acute vomiting
  • Chronic vomiting
  • Cyclic vomiting

Symptoms that are like types of vomiting include:

Substances may appear in the vomitus:

  • Blood in vomit
  • Feces in vomit
  • Food in vomit (undigested food)
  • Mucus in vomit
  • Bile in vomit
  • Coffee ground vomit

The vomit may have an odor:

Vomit may have a taste:

  • Acidic tasting vomit (acidic taste)
  • Foul-tasting vomit
  • Bitter-tasting vomit
  • Metallic taste

Vomitus by color may include:

  • Brown vomit
  • Black vomit
  • Green vomit
  • Red vomit
  • Dark vomit
  • Yellow vomit

Vomiting types of severity include:

  • Mild vomiting
  • Severe vomiting
  • Projectile vomiting

Vomiting types by onset and duration include:

  • Recurring vomiting
  • Continuous vomiting

Symptoms similar to vomiting include:

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