So what, other than a five-dollar Latin term, is hyperemesis gravidarum?
hyperemesis Gravidarum is very acute morning sickness, which may require supplementary hydration, medication and nutrients.
The good news is this: hyperemesis, like so many of the other secret miseries accompanying pregnancy, does pass.
Kate made her first trip out of doors last night since hyperemesis gravidarum became part of our vocabulary.
She will remain in hospital at present and will continue to be treated for hyperemesis Gravidarum.'
According to reports, she has hyperemesis gravidarum, the evil older sister of morning sickness.
hyperemesis hy·per·em·e·sis (hī'pər-ěm'ĭ-sĭs)
emesis em·e·sis (ěm'ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. em·e·ses (-sēz')
The act or process of vomiting.