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Cannabinoid hyperemesis: not just a problem in Adelaide Hills
  1. E Roche,
  2. P N Foster
  1. Macclesfield District General Hospital, Macclesfield, Cheshire, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Dr E Roche
    Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Rd, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 3BL, UK;

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We read the article by Allen and colleagues (Gut 2004;53:1566–70) with interest and would like to report a case of probable cannabinoid hyperemesis seen in a district general hospital in the UK.

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