Vomiting, or throwing up, is a forceful
discharge of stomach contents. It can be a one-time event linked to something
that doesn't settle right in the stomach. Recurrent vomiting may be cause by
underlying medical conditions. Frequent vomiting may...
Malaise is a feeling of overall discomfort, illness, or simply not feeling well.
Disorientation, the lack of being able to correctly identify oneself, one's location, or the date and time, is a sign of an altered mental status. An alteration in mental status is often an indication of a serious medical problem, requiring prompt medical attention.
Clumsiness is a common problem in otherwise healthy children with normal intelligence. Motor coordination problems may affect the ability to perform age-appropriate activities, such as dressing and running.
Unsteady gait is a symptom of instability while walking. Problems with walking can be due to disease or injury to the legs, feet, spine, or brain.
Unsteady gait is a problem with walking in a coordinated manner maintaining postural control. Unsteady when walking, unstable when walking, unstable gait, instability of gait, disequibrilium when walking, disequilibrium when walking.
Labored breathing is a medical emergency. Breathing is an automatic process, regulated in the brainstem. Working to breathe is usually a sign of
Labored breathing is working hard to breathe. Labored respiration, struggling to breathe. Labored breathing is a medical emergency. Breathing is an automatic process, regulated in the brainstem.
Gait, the process of walking, and balance are intricate movements. They rely
on proper functioning from several areas of the body, including the:
- sensory nerves