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What causes back pain, headache and vomiting? 7 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Painful Menstrual Periods

Menstruation occurs when the uterus sheds it's lining once a month. The lining passes through a small opening in the cervix and out through the vaginal canal.

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2

PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome)

Premenstrual syndrome causes a wide variety of emotional and physical symptoms. Learn more about it.

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3

West Nile Virus Infection (West Nile Fever)

Learn about the causes and symptoms of the West Nile virus.

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4

Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a disorder in which the tissue that forms the lining of your uterus grows outside of your uterine cavity. The lining is called the endometrium.

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5

Polio

Poliomyelitis, or polio, is a highly contagious disease that is caused by a virus that attacks the body's nervous system.

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6

Yellow fever

Yellow fever is a serious, potentially deadly flu-like disease spread by mosquitoes. It's characterized by a high fever and jaundice. It isn't curable.

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7

Transfusion Reactions

A transfusion reaction is when your body has an adverse response to a blood transfusion. Learn how transfusion reactions occur and how to minimize your risk.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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