Nausea and Vomiting
bill at nsma.arizona.edu
Wed Nov 2 15:15:13 EST 1994
joe at leland.stanford.edu (joe) writes:
> I'm currently researching about the pausible causes and
> mechanisms of nausea and vomiting. So far I have tried looking
> through neuroscience texts to find any mentioning of nausea and
> vomiting, but the results have not been satisfactory.
Two things: 1) The jargon word for vomiting is "emesis", and a search
for that term might give you better luck. 2) The main brainstem area
involved in vomiting is the *area postrema*, and a MedLine search for
this should give you lots of relevant items.
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