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Dr. Ramon Tormo

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome – an overview

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome – an overview

According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIH), Cyclic vomiting syndrome, or CVS, can be defined as a functional gastrointestinal (GI) disorder that causes sudden, repeated attacks -called episodes- of severe nausea and vomiting. Episodes can last from a few hours to several days. The episodes are separated by periods…