There are too many causes and include:
Bile vomiting, however, indicates a surgical cause - an intestinal obstruction. The most important of these is malrotation in which patients may get loss of bowel because of a twist called volvulus.
Green or yellow vomiting, therefore, must never be ignored.
(Pressure of early diagnosis in pyloric stenosis - is overreliance on ultrasound scans leading to negative explorations. D.Misra, V.E.Boston. Eur J Ped Surg. 7: 328-30, 1997)
Dr Devesh Misra
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon and Paediatric Urologist
Mr Devesh Misra
An experienced, expert paediatric surgeon in London, UK. He has special interest in Newborn Babies (neonatal) & Children Surgery, GI surgery & Paediatric Urology.
Treatments for urology conditions, circumcision, tight foreskin, balanitis, undescended testes, hypospadia, constipation etc.