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Pregnancy, Vomiting (cont.)

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Pattern of nausea (dotted line) and vomiting (solid line) during pregnancy. Reprinted with permission from Tierson.
Pattern of nausea (dotted line) and vomiting (solid line) during pregnancy. Reprinted with permission from Tierson.
 Illustration showing location of the PC6 (Nei Guan) acupressure point. The point is located on the underside of the wrist, approximately 2 inches above the base of the hand, between the 2 middle tendons.
Illustration showing location of the PC6 (Nei Guan) acupressure point. The point is located on the underside of the wrist, approximately 2 inches above the base of the hand, between the 2 middle tendons.

Medically reviewed by Steven Nelson, MD; Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology

REFERENCE: UpToDate. Patient information: Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (Beyond the Basics).


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/30/2014

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