Non-GI causes of vomiting

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  • Acute renal failure, Addison’s disease
  • Brain (e.g. increased ICP)
  • Cardiac – myocardial infarction
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Ears (e.g.labyrinthitis, Meniere’s disease
  • Foreign substances (e.g. alcohol, drugs esp. opiates)
  • Gravidity (e.g. hyperemesis gravidarum)
  • Hypercalcaemia/Hyponatraemia
  • Infection (e.g. UTI, meningitis)
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