Symptom: Regurgitation

Regurgitation: Emitting already swallowed food
Introduction: Regurgitation refers to emitting already swallowed food or drink. A particularly common example is infant regurgitation of milk. Regurgitation needs to be distinguished from vomiting.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Regurgitation:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Regurgitation (10 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Regurgitation (4 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Symptoms related to Regurgitation: vomiting (200), reflux (0), heartburn (8), blood in vomit (13), retching (0)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Regurgitation: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Regurgitation as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Regurgitation: The following list of conditions have 'Regurgitation' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


  • Achalasia ... regurgitation


  • Dermatomyositis ... regurgitation


  • Esophageal diverticulum ... food regurgitation, food regurgitation on lying down, food regurgitation on bending
  • Esophageal stricture ... regurgitation

    Last revised: Nov 3, 2003

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