Vomiting, or emesis, is the expelling from the stomach of undigested food through the mouth.
in the monastery of Sancta Justina at Padua (Jena, 1873), and a mass of undigested material, which he ultimately bequeathed to the university of Jena.
Rowland, Grammar of the Welsh Language 4 (1876), containing a large collection of facts about the modern language, badly arranged and wholly undigested; Rhys, Lectures on Welsh Philology 2 (1879); J.
The vomiting may take place every two or three days, enormous quantities of undigested food mixed with frothy, yeast-like mucous being thrown up. And whilst the stomach is slowly filling up again after one of these uncontrollable emptyings, sudden and violent movements of the individual may cause the fluid to give rise to audible "splashings."
His narrative contains frequent repetitions and contradictions, is without colouring, and monotonous; and his simple diction, which stands intermediate between pure Attic and the colloquial Greek of his time, enables us to detect in the narrative the undigested fragments of the materials which he employed.
Medina's Coleccion de documentos Para la historia de Chile (Santiago, 1888), a collection of despatches and official documents; his Cosas de la colonia (Santiago, 1889), an accumulation of undigested information about life in the colonial period; and Historiadores de Chile (21 vols., Santiago, 1861), a collection of ancient chronicles and official documents up to the early part of the 17th century.
7) makes Chaos the original undigested, amorphous mass, into which the architect of the world introduces order and harmony, and from which individual forms are created.
(1869), containing much undigested information; and Maxime Formont, Le Mouvement poetique contemporain en Portugal, an able sketch; but the soundest review is due to Moniz Barreto, whose " Litteratura portugueza contemporanea " came out in the Revista de Portugal for July 1889.
We have thus an explanation of the occurrence of marsh gas and sulphuretted hydrogen in bogs, and it is highly probable that the existence of these gases in the intestines of herbivorous animals is due to similar putrefactive changes in the undigested cellulose remains.
In the middle of the 19th century O'Donovan and O'Curry collected a vast amount of undigested information about the early history of the island, but as yet J.
It is the passing of undigested starch on to the hind gut which causes the main problems.
Increased lignin leads to a build-up of undigested plant material in the soil.
Undigested gliadin actually damage the intestinal lining and create chronic intestinal malabsorption.
The undigested fat also traps water in the feces, resulting in pale, bulky, greasy stools which are difficult to flush away.
Since hair is very difficult to digest, it becomes mixed with undigested bits of food.
The undigested fibrous material of sunflower seeds can aggravate an inflamed colon.
For instance, crude protein can come from sources such as ground beaks and feathers and pass through the dog's body completely undigested.
However, by-products are generally harder to digest than real meat, so it's doubtful that a dog receives the full amount of protein intended when a significant portion of the food passes through his system undigested.
However, when undigested lactose found in the colon is fermented by bacteria, hydrogen in the breath is produced in greater quantities.
The test detects lactic acid and other short-chain fatty acids from undigested lactose fermented by bacteria in the colon.
The undigested fructose accumulates in the liver, kidneys, and small intestine, progressively causing damage that can lead to liver and kidney failure.
Without pancreatic enzymes, large amounts of undigested food pass into the large intestine.
Bowel movements may be difficult to flush (float) or contain undigested food material.
Infection of peritoneal tissue lining the intestines and the abdomen (peritonitis) may result from bacteria growing in the accumulation of undigested material.
Widespread infection (peritonitis) may also develop from bacteria growing in the accumulation of undigested material above the obstruction.
In the case of a lactase deficiency, undigested milk sugar remains in the intestine, which is then fermented by the normal intestinal bacteria.
If undigested lactose in the large intestine (colon) is fermented by bacteria, various gases are produced.
After food is digested by the stomach and small intestine, the undigested material passes in liquid form into the colon, which absorbs water, nutrients and salts.
Peristalsis helps absorption by bringing the undigested material into contact with the colon wall.
It also pushes undigested material that has been converted into solid or semisolid feces toward the rectum, where it remains until a bowel movement occurs.
Sometimes there is too little peristalsis, which can slow the passage of undigested material through the colon and cause constipation.
Weight naturally fluctuates throughout the day, and if you're weighing more after a big meal, it's probably because of the fluids and undigested food in your body.
The idea behind detoxification diets is based on the idea that the body builds up undigested waste in the digestive tract.
Once consumed, these supplements form large undigested masses that move through the colon, virtually sweeping everything down.
The 7 Day Detox Diet is based on the concept that the body accumulates up to twelve pounds of undigested "junk" in the digestive tract.
In order to flatten your belly, you will need to reduce your consumption of dietary fat and burn off undigested fat through aerobic exercise.
Fruit-pigeons are an effective means of transport in the tropics by the undigested seeds which they void in their excrement.
Among the latest German works may be cited the chapter on New Testament chronology in the Neutestamentliche Zeitgeschichte of Dr Oscar Holtzmann (2nd ed., 1906), pp. 117-147: regarded as a collection of historical material this deserves every praise, but the mass is undigested and the treatment of the evidence arbitrary.
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