hematemesis

Summary

Summary: Vomiting of blood that is either fresh bright red, or older "coffee-ground" in character. It generally indicates bleeding of the UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Management of haematemesis and melaena
    K Palmer
    Department of Gastroenterology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Postgrad Med J 80:399-404. 2004
  2. ncbi [A woman with hemorrhagic shock]
    Liv Mundal
    Medisinsk avdeling, Førde Sentralsjukehus, 6807 Førde
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1833-4. 2005
  3. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula due to caustic ingestion
    R A Yegane
    Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Loqman Hakim Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Kamali St, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:187-9. 2008
  4. ncbi Hematemesis in infants induced by cow milk allergy
    Prapun Aanpreung
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 21:211-6. 2003
  5. ncbi Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 1-2007. A 40-year-old woman with epistaxis, hematemesis, and altered mental status
    Michael Laposata
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:174-82. 2007
  6. ncbi Extramedullary relapse of multiple myeloma presenting as hematemesis and melena
    Mark A Dawson
    Department of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria 3181, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:223-6; quiz 227. 2006
  7. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula-relief of massive hematemesis with an endovascular stent-graft
    N Kato
    Department of Radiology, Mie University Hospital, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 34:63-6. 2000
  8. ncbi Testicular choriocarcinoma with gastric metastasis presenting as hematemesis
    R Harikumar
    Department of Gastroenterology, Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode 673 008, Kerala, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:223-4. 2004
  9. ncbi Primary splenic lymphoma complicated by hematemesis and gastric erosion
    Mark A Bird
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7210, USA
    South Med J 95:941-2. 2002
  10. ncbi Tc-99m red blood cell bleeding scan in a pregnant woman presenting with hematemesis: a brief review of indications and guidelines for radionuclide scans during pregnancy
    Gonca Gul Bural
    Department of Radiology, Nuclear Medicine Division, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 36:987-90. 2011

Detail Information

Publications243 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Management of haematemesis and melaena
    K Palmer
    Department of Gastroenterology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, UK
    Postgrad Med J 80:399-404. 2004
    ..Intravenous omeprazole reduces the risk of re-bleeding in ulcer patients undergoing endoscopic therapy. Repeat endoscopic therapy or operative surgery are required if bleeding recurs...
  2. ncbi [A woman with hemorrhagic shock]
    Liv Mundal
    Medisinsk avdeling, Førde Sentralsjukehus, 6807 Førde
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:1833-4. 2005
    ..Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding may be a life-threatening condition that calls for immediate diagnosis and action...
  3. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula due to caustic ingestion
    R A Yegane
    Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Loqman Hakim Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Kamali St, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:187-9. 2008
    ..Caustic agent ingestion may produce corrosive lesions that can extend beyond adjacent organs. We report three cases of aortoesophageal fistulas (AEF) after caustic ingestion that were diagnosed by autopsy...
  4. ncbi Hematemesis in infants induced by cow milk allergy
    Prapun Aanpreung
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 21:211-6. 2003
    ..the histology of the gastrointestinal mucosa, the treatments and the clinical course in infants who had hematemesis induced by cow milk allergy. The medical records were reviewed retrospectively...
  5. ncbi Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 1-2007. A 40-year-old woman with epistaxis, hematemesis, and altered mental status
    Michael Laposata
    Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:174-82. 2007
  6. ncbi Extramedullary relapse of multiple myeloma presenting as hematemesis and melena
    Mark A Dawson
    Department of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, The Alfred Hospital, Commercial Road, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria 3181, Australia
    Nat Clin Pract Oncol 3:223-6; quiz 227. 2006
    ..She presented with hematemesis and melena following salvage chemotherapy with dexamethasone, cyclophosphamide, etoposide, cisplatin, and ..
  7. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula-relief of massive hematemesis with an endovascular stent-graft
    N Kato
    Department of Radiology, Mie University Hospital, 2 174 Edobashi, Tsu, Mie, Japan
    Eur J Radiol 34:63-6. 2000
    A 59-year-old man with an esophageal carcinoma developed massive hematemesis due to aortoesophageal fistula after irradiation therapy reached 58 Gy...
  8. ncbi Testicular choriocarcinoma with gastric metastasis presenting as hematemesis
    R Harikumar
    Department of Gastroenterology, Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode 673 008, Kerala, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:223-4. 2004
    We report a 28-year-old man who presented with hematemesis due to choricarcinoma of testis metastatic to the stomach. Gastroscopy showed a polypoidal lesion...
  9. ncbi Primary splenic lymphoma complicated by hematemesis and gastric erosion
    Mark A Bird
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7210, USA
    South Med J 95:941-2. 2002
    ..Upper intestinal hemorrhage can be successfully treated with splenic artery embolization, followed by splenectory and gastric resection...
  10. ncbi Tc-99m red blood cell bleeding scan in a pregnant woman presenting with hematemesis: a brief review of indications and guidelines for radionuclide scans during pregnancy
    Gonca Gul Bural
    Department of Radiology, Nuclear Medicine Division, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 36:987-90. 2011
    A 6-month pregnant 35-year-old woman with hematemesis and dark blood in her stool was evaluated for location of an active gastrointestinal bleeding site. The findings from 2 esophagogastroduodenoscopies and a colonoscopy were negative...
  11. ncbi Intussusception of efferent intragastric loop after gastrojejunostomy--an exceptional cause of high occlusion and hematemesis
    M Munteanu
    3rd General Surgery Clinic, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 101:525-8. 2006
    ..severe pain in the superior abdominal segment posteriorly irradiated, incoercible biliary nausea followed by hematemesis. The endoscopic, imaging and biological explorations suggested a huge gastric tumor that occupied the whole ..
  12. ncbi Giant splenic artery mycotic aneurysm presenting with massive hematemesis
    R Jeyamani
    Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu
    Indian J Gastroenterol 22:147-8. 2003
    We report a 40-year-old man with rheumatic heart disease who presented with abdominal pain for three weeks and hematemesis for 24 hours. CT scan showed a large splenic artery aneurysm without evidence of pancreatitis...
  13. ncbi Upper gastrointestinal bacillary angiomatosis causing hematemesis: a case report
    R Chetty
    Department of Pathology, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Int J Surg Pathol 11:241-4. 2003
    A 38-year-old HIV-positive woman presented with massive hematemesis on initial admission to hospital. Endoscopy revealed ulcerated nodular lesions in the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. The clinical impression was of Kaposi's sarcoma...
  14. pmc Jejunogastric intussusception presented with hematemesis: a case presentation and review of the literature
    A J Archimandritis
    Department of Pathophysiology, Gastroenterology Section, University of Athens Medical School, Liako General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    BMC Gastroenterol 1:1. 2001
    ..Jejunogastric intussusception (JGI) is a rare but potentially very serious complication of gastrectomy or gastrojejunostomy. To avoid mortality early diagnosis and prompt surgical intervention is mandatory...
  15. ncbi [Nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. Treatment options. What do I do? The internist]
    Raúl Fernando Olaeta-Elizalde
    Presidente del Consejo Mexicano de Gastroenterologia, Mexico, D F
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 72:51-3. 2007
  16. ncbi [Haemorrhagic shock following a dental bleeding in a cirrhotic patient]
    K Abouelalaa
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 26:714-5. 2007
  17. ncbi Symptomatic gastric leiomyoma mimicking giant gastric polyp: endoscopic diagnosis and removal
    G Brandimarte
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cristo Re Hospital Rome Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 8:107-10. 2004
    ..A 67-years-old patient was admitted to our attention due to two episodes of hematemesis and melena occurred in the previous two days...
  18. ncbi Gastric variceal bleed in a patient without liver cirrhosis: an unusual cause of haematemesis
    F W Ismail
    Department of Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Singapore Med J 48:e171-3. 2007
    ..We also review the literature pertaining to unusual pathologies presenting as haematemesis...
  19. ncbi [Fatal Dieulafoy's type ulcer in a case of gastric AL-amyloidosis]
    Nelly Youssef
    Service d Anatomie Pathologique, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, 149 rue de Sèvres 75743 Paris cedex 15
    Ann Pathol 24:256-8. 2004
    ..Pathogenesis of Dieulafoy's ulcer remains unclear. In our case, local ischemia may have facilitated gastric ulceration, and amyloid deposits may have contributed to arterial rupture...
  20. ncbi Stress-related gastric bleeding after rhinoplasty
    Yener Demirtas
    Plast Reconstr Surg 114:1669-70. 2004
  21. ncbi Recurrent hemorrhagic shock from solitary jejunal diverticulum
    Marco Gismant
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1069-72. 2004
    We report the case of recurrent hemorrhagic shock manifested by massive melena and hematemesis in a 67-year-old patient, previously operated in another hospital for an abdominal aortic aneurysm two weeks before...
  22. ncbi Combined diagnostic and therapeutic imaging of hemosuccus pancreaticus
    Adolfo Canadè
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita Cattolica del S Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Rays 28:197-207. 2003
    ..During the examination, the aneurysm embolization excluded the affected vessel from the circulation and allowed immediate benefit to the patient...
  23. ncbi Reperfusion of splanchnic artery aneurysm following transcatheter embolization: treatment with percutaneous thrombin injection
    Raymond P Chan
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Medical Imaging, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond St, M5B 1W8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:264-7. 2004
    ..The lesion was successfully treated by direct puncture of the aneurysm under computed tomographic guidance, followed by injection of thrombin. This technique is useful when an endovascular approach is not feasible...
  24. ncbi Gastric varix: radiological-endoscopic correlation
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School 110 Francis Street Ste 8E Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ann Hepatol 3:74. 2004
  25. ncbi Variceal hemorrhage 18 years after pancreatectomy for nesidioblastosis: a case report and discussion
    Joel Patrick Maier
    Department of Surgery, The Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown, NY, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1102-5. 2003
    ..Splenic vein thrombosis resulting in gastric variceal hemorrhage has not been a previously reported complication from 95% pancreatectomy for this indication. A case is presented and the management of this unusual complication discussed...
  26. ncbi Images in emergency medicine. Aortoenteric fistula
    Sarah A Denny
    Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:416, 429. 2004
  27. ncbi Polyarteritis nodosa, presenting as life-threatening gastrointestinal hemorrhage in a liver transplant recipient
    Sheldon C Cooper
    Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, University Hospital Birmingham, National Health Service Foundation Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Liver Transpl 14:151-4. 2008
    ..Following recovery from an episode of acute rejection, the patient presented with large volume hematemesis, melena, and hemochezia (passage of fresh blood from the rectum)...
  28. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula secondary to stent-graft repair of the thoracic aorta after previous surgical coarctation repair
    Kirkpatrick C Santo
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1585-6. 2007
  29. ncbi Endovascular repair of an actively hemorrhaging aortoduodenal fistula
    Andrew R Barleben
    University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 21:629-32. 2007
    ..One month later he developed massive hematemesis, and endoscopic examination revealed an aortoduodenal fistula...
  30. ncbi Traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the pharyngeal artery: An unusual cause of hematemesis and hematochezia after craniofacial trauma
    Chang Young Lee
    Department of Neurosurgery, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu 700 712, South Korea
    Surg Neurol 66:444-6; discussion 446. 2006
    Traumatic aneurysms of the internal maxillary artery are extremely rare. We report a case of traumatic pseudoaneurysm of the pharyngeal artery, a branch of the internal maxillary artery, presenting with hematemesis and hematochezia.
  31. ncbi [Severe upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage of a rare cause: aorto-esophageal fistula successfully treated]
    A Tonea
    Centrul de Chirurgie Generală şi Transplant Hepatic, I C Fundeni
    Chirurgia (Bucur) 100:599-604. 2005
    ..was admitted in our clinic from another hospital for repetitive severe upper gastrointestinal bleeding, with hematemesis and melena, pale, asthenia, without any pain; the bleeding stopped when he was admitted...
  32. ncbi [Renal cell carcinoma with bilateral adrenal and small intestinal metastases: a case report]
    Satoshi Ando
    Department of Urology, Tsukuba Medical Center Hospital
    Nihon Hinyokika Gakkai Zasshi 97:64-7. 2006
    A 69-year-old man who had a complaint of melena and hematemesis was referred to our hospital for further evaluation and treatment of renal masses, bilateral adrenal swelling and a tumor in the small intestine...
  33. ncbi Non-operative management of delayed oesophageal perforation: a note of caution
    Jacob W T Ng
    ANZ J Surg 75:1128-30. 2005
  34. ncbi [Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in neonates--experience of pediatric gastroenterology unit]
    Sonia Mazigh M'rad
    Service de Médecine Infantile C, Hopital d Enfants de Tunis
    Tunis Med 84:607-10. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the frequency of the different lesions occurring as well as to precise indications of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in neonates...
  35. ncbi Rodeo endoscopy
    Larry D Scott
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:2611. 2005
  36. ncbi Secondary rupture of aorta following the surgical management of aortoesophageal fistula
    Tao Jin
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Medical College of Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, China
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 13:374-6. 2005
    ..However, the patient died of frank hematemesis on the 6th postoperative day due to secondary rupture of the aorta...
  37. ncbi [Esophagus actinomycosis causing upper gastrointestinal bleeding]
    N Fernández Moreno
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 97:533-4. 2005
  38. ncbi Operative management of symptomatic duodenal diverticula
    Kellie L Mathis
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Surg 193:305-8; discussion 308-9. 2007
    ..Duodenal diverticula are common but rarely cause symptoms that require operative intervention...
  39. ncbi Aortoduodenal fistula complicated by acupuncture
    Sung A Chang
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Republic of Korea
    Int J Cardiol 104:241-2. 2005
    ..In this article, we present a case of 68-year-old man who died of massive hematemesis resulting from aortoduodenal fistula (ADF), a rare complication of acupuncture therapy.
  40. ncbi Acute esophageal necrosis: a rare syndrome
    Grigoriy E Gurvits
    Department of Gastroenterology, St Vincent s Medical Center, New York Medical College, 153 West 11th Street, NR 11, New York, NY10011, USA
    J Gastroenterol 42:29-38. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi Clinical profile of dengue hemorrhagic fever cases in Mexico
    Joel Navarrete-Espinosa
    Coordinación de los Programas Integrados de Salud Unidad de Salud Pública, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social
    Salud Publica Mex 47:193-200. 2005
    ..Dengue hemorrhagic fever is a public health problem in Mexico since 1994. With four serotypes circulating the risk of epidemic dengue hemorrhagic fever is increasing...
  42. pmc Gastric epithelioid haemangioendothelioma: a rare cause of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    P Sanjay
    Department of General Surgery, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant, South Wales CF72 8XR, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:e7. 2005
    ..This case highlights the difficulty in diagnosing this rare tumour preoperatively and emphasises the need for long term follow up in view of its uncertain metastatic potential...
  43. pmc An unusual cause of gastrointestinal bleeding in a young girl
    Emiliano Antiga
    Department of Dermatological Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    CMAJ 175:583. 2006
  44. ncbi Bleeding Meckel diverticulum responds to intravenous pantoprazole
    Ahmed Dahshan
    South Med J 100:334. 2007
  45. ncbi [Gastric micropneumatosis: a rare endoscopic entity]
    Miklós Horváth
    Baranya Megyei Kórház, Belgyógyászat, Gasztroenterológiai Osztály, Pecs
    Orv Hetil 148:799-802. 2007
    ..general arteriosclerosis, cerebral infarction, who was admitted to our department because of melaena and hematemesis. Upper endoscopy revealed a map-like, slightly raised, palm-sized area with yellowish spots on the posterior ..
  46. ncbi Splenic infarction: an unusual complication of ethanolamine oleate injection
    A Bar-Gil Shitrit
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Endoscopy 38:432. 2006
  47. ncbi Massive bleeding from an arteriovenous malformation in the gastric fundus following gastric biopsy treated by embolisation
    A S Ibrahim
    Department of Medicine, Hamad General Hospital, PO Box 3050, Doha, Qatar
    Int J Clin Pract 57:354-5. 2003
    ..Repeat gastroduodenoscopy failed to identify the source. Angiography identified bleeding from an arteriovenous malformation at the fundus of the stomach. This was controlled by embolisation...
  48. ncbi Fatal splenic arterial aneurysmal rupture associated with chronic pancreatitis
    Manisha Lamba
    Department of Pathology, Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 23:281-3. 2002
    ..A 56-year-old man with abdominal pain and hematemesis was resuscitated and underwent endoscopy, but he died 18 hours later of massive hematemesis before definitive ..
  49. ncbi [A case of ischemic skin necrosis after glypressin therapy in liver cirrhosis]
    Ji Eun Oh
    Department of Internal Medicince, Masan Samsung Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 51:381-4. 2008
    ..A 71-year-old man with liver cirrhosis was admitted because of hematemesis and melena...
  50. ncbi [Aorto-oesophageal fistula bleeding]
    Lars Nebrich
    Naestved Sygehus, Anaestesiologisk afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:2161. 2008
    ..fistula (AEF) bleeding secondary to a thoracic aneurysm in a 69 year-old woman presenting with hematemesis and back pain...
  51. ncbi [The patient with hematemesis. What to do?]
    W Vogt
    Medizinische Klinik, Fachbereich Gastroenterologie, Städtische Kliniken Esslingen
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 91:493-7. 2002
    In patients with hematemesis an emergency endoscopy has to be done as soon as possible. In ulcer disease emergency endoscopic treatment is indicated in ulcers with active bleeding or with visible vessels in the base of the ulcer...
  52. ncbi [Upper gastrointestinal bleeding triggered by foreign body ingestion]
    R Ramos
    Servicio de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Universitário de Covilhã, Portugal
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 100:238-9. 2008
  53. ncbi Repair of secondary aortoesophageal fistula by endoluminal stent-grafting
    S E Bond
    Department of Surgery, Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital Trust, London, England, UK
    J Endovasc Ther 8:597-601. 2001
    ..CASE REPORT: A 58-year-old woman presented with hematemesis and melena...
  54. ncbi Influence of climatic factors in the incidence of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    T Nomura
    Department of Endoscopy, Tokyo Metropolitan Bokutou Hospital, Japan
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:619-23. 2001
    ..We assessed the seasonal incidence of hematemesis caused by peptic ulcers or gastroesophageal varices, and the correlations between those and climatic factors...
  55. ncbi Gastrointestinal bleeds associated with rofecoxib
    Pamela A Foral
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions, and Alegent Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68178, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 22:384-6. 2002
    ..We report two patients who were admitted to the hospital with diagnoses of gastrointestinal bleeds while they were taking rofecoxib...
  56. ncbi Severe erosion of lumbar vertebral body because of abdominal aortic false aneurysm: report of two cases
    C H Diekerhof
    Departments of Orthopedics and Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:E382-4. 2002
    ..Two cases of lumbar vertebral erosion resulting from abdominal aortic false aneurysm are reported...
  57. ncbi Bleeding "downhill" varices: a rare complication of intrathoracic goiter
    Eric L R Bédard
    Division de Chirurgie Thoracique, Centre de Pneumologie de l Hôpital Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:358-60. 2006
    We report a case of a 68-year-old woman with a 16-year history of a benign goiter. The patient presented with hematemesis and a clinically evident superior vena cava syndrome...
  58. ncbi Detection of an aortoenteric fistula in a patient with intermittent bleeding
    Bulent Odemis
    Department of Gastroenterology, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Education and Training Hospital, Diskapi, Ankara, Turkey
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:226-30. 2008
    ..an aortobifemoral bypass graft presented to a gastroenterology clinic with a 3-month history of intermittent hematemesis, melena and fever...
  59. ncbi Gastrointestinal stromal tumours of the oesophagus
    Monalisa Sur
    Departments of Anatomical Pathology and Radiation Oncology, University of the Witwatersrand, South African Institute for Medical Research, Johannesburg
    S Afr J Surg 41:21-3. 2003
    ..A rare case of gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) of the oesophagus is presented. Pathological features with a review of the treatment options and the literature are presented...
  60. ncbi [Aorto-oesophageal fistula due to an aortic endovascular prosthesis: case report and state of the art]
    Sergio Gentilli
    Clinica Chirurgica, Universita del Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara
    Chir Ital 60:147-52. 2008
    ..The patient survived for 7 months, the cause of death being septic shock...
  61. ncbi [Portal vein hypertension during azathioprine therapy in patients with Crohn's disease--a frequent phenomenon?]
    L Ehmsen
    Medizinische Klinik I, Stadtklinik Baden Baden, Klinikum Mittelbaden, Balgerstr 50, 76532 Baden Baden
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:950-3. 2008
    ..A 45-year-old man with 18 years history of Crohn's disease who was on treatment with azathioprine (AZA) for the past 48 months was admitted because of haematemesis and melaena...
  62. ncbi Primary aorto-esophageal fistula due to Takayasu's aortitis
    A Reddi
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, University of Natal and Wentworth Hospital, Durban, South Africa
    Cardiovasc Pathol 12:112-4. 2003
    ..Aneurysmal dilatation in Takayasu's arteritis is a recognized complication; however, fistula formation, especially to the esophagus, is very rare...
  63. ncbi Fatal malignant aortoesophageal fistula
    Kazuto Kishimoto
    First Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Endoscopy, University of the Ryukyus, Karimata Clinic, Okinawa, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:562-3. 2003
  64. ncbi Mycophenolic acid (cellcept and myofortic) induced injury of the upper GI tract
    Thong Nguyen
    Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231 2410, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 33:1355-63. 2009
    ..We studied the pattern of upper GI tract injury in symptomatic patients taking MPA...
  65. ncbi Study on histopathology, ultrasonography and some special serum enzymes and collagens for 38 advanced patients of schistosomiasis japonica
    Shen Guangjin
    Anhui Provincial Institute of Schistosomiasis Control, 207 Dongjiao Road, Anhui, Wuhu 241000, People s Republic of China
    Acta Trop 82:235-46. 2002
    ..Histories of hematemesis and melena were recorded in three cases...
  66. ncbi Salicylate poisoning: an evidence-based consensus guideline for out-of-hospital management
    Peter A Chyka
    American Association of Poison Control Centers, Washington, District of Columbia 20016, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:95-131. 2007
    ..2) The presence of typical symptoms of salicylate toxicity such as hematemesis, tachypnea, hyperpnea, dyspnea, tinnitus, deafness, lethargy, seizures, unexplained lethargy, or confusion ..
  67. ncbi Circulating levels of the neuropeptide hormone somatostatin may determine hepatic fibrosis in Schistosoma mansoni infections
    Shyama Chatterjee
    Pathology Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, B 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Acta Trop 90:191-203. 2004
    ..inherent somatostatin levels determined clinically evident disease severity (epg, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, hematemesis, ascites), the mean somatostatin values of the inactive disease status group and severe morbidity group were ..
  68. ncbi Control of bleeding in children with Dengue hemorrhagic fever using recombinant activated factor VII: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Ampaiwan Chuansumrit
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 16:549-55. 2005
    ....
  69. ncbi [Acute hemorrhage of the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract--survey of emergency endoscopy of the upper gastrointestinal tract at our facility]
    J Golánová
    Interni klinika 2 lékarské fakulty UK a FN Motol, Praha
    Vnitr Lek 50:274-7. 2004
    ..The aim of our retrospective analysis was to discover causes of bleeding into upper GI tract and its characteristics over a 4 year period...
  70. ncbi Early gastrointestinal hemorrhage after laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Ninh T Nguyen
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868 3298, USA
    Obes Surg 13:62-5. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the incidence of early GI hemorrhage after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGBP), its presentation, and possible treatment options...
  71. ncbi Arterial-esophageal fistula: a complication of nasogastric tube placement after lumbar spine surgery: a case report
    Aaron A Cohen-Gadol
    Department of Neurologic, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:E98-E101. 2003
    ..A case of arterial-esophageal fistula related to nasogastric tube placement in a 13-year-old girl after surgical correction of her progressive congenital lumbar kyphosis is presented...
  72. ncbi Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) of the stomach: retrospective experience with surgical resection at the National Cancer Institute
    Sherif F Naguib
    The Department of Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Cairo, Egypt
    J Egypt Natl Canc Inst 20:80-9. 2008
    ..Thereby imatinib mesylate was advocated as an adjuvant to surgery, which appears to have improved disease-free and overall survival...
  73. ncbi Proton pump inhibitors after endoscopic hemostasis in patients with peptic ulcer bleeding
    Rusmir Mesihovic
    Clinical Centre University of Sarajevo, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Med Arh 63:323-7. 2009
    ..For patients with bleeding peptic ulcers that display major endoscopic stigmata of recent hemorrhage, a combination of endoscopic and pharmacologic therapy is the current standard management...
  74. ncbi Presentation and outcome of gastrointestinal involvement in systemic necrotizing vasculitides: analysis of 62 patients with polyarteritis nodosa, microscopic polyangiitis, Wegener granulomatosis, Churg-Strauss syndrome, or rheumatoid arthritis-associated
    Christian Pagnoux
    Hopital Cochin, Service de Medecine Interne, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris Cedex 14, France
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:115-28. 2005
    ..pain in 61 (97%), nausea or vomiting in 21 (34%), diarrhea in 17 (27%), hematochezia or melena in 10 (16%), and hematemesis in 4 (6%)...
  75. ncbi Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in a dengue-endemic region: lessons for the future
    Farheen Ali
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Infect Dev Ctries 4:459-63. 2010
    ..A 16-year-old boy presented with a history of hematemesis and high-grade fever...
  76. ncbi T-tube gastrostomy as a novel approach for distal staple line disruption after sleeve gastrectomy for morbid obesity: case report and review of the literature
    Ismael Court
    The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, Section of Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, FL 33331, USA
    Obes Surg 20:519-22. 2010
    ..admitted to the emergency room at Cleveland Clinic Florida with new onset of fever, abdominal pain, jaundice, hematemesis, and melena...
  77. ncbi Massive gangrene of the stomach due to primary antiphospholipid syndrome: report of two cases
    Vivek Srivastava
    Department of General Surgery, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Surg Today 40:167-70. 2010
    ..In the first case a multiparous, 40-year-old woman presented with acute abdominal pain, hematemesis, and progressive abdominal distension, and was in azotemia and shock...
  78. ncbi Clinical and laboratory features of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: predictors of fatality
    Mustafa A Cevik
    Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Department, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 12:374-9. 2008
    ..To determine the predictors of fatality among patients with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) based on epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory findings...
  79. pmc VACTERL (vertebral anomalies, anal atresia or imperforate anus, cardiac anomalies, tracheoesophageal fistula, renal and limb defect) spectrum presenting with portal hypertension: a case report
    Dilli Raj Bhurtel
    Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University NHS Trust, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    J Med Case Reports 4:128. 2010
    ..We examined whether or not there was any association between extrahepatic portal hypertension and VACTERL spectrum...
  80. ncbi Boerhaave's syndrome presenting with abdominal pain and right hydropneumothorax
    L Jagminas
    Rhode Island Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Providence 02903, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 14:53-6. 1996
    ..The patient's initial episode of hematemesis may have been caused by a small mucosal laceration in the area of the Barrett's lesion that later ruptured...
  81. pmc Discriminant value of Rome III questionnaire in dyspeptic patients
    Shahab Abid
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    Saudi J Gastroenterol 17:129-33. 2011
    ..Rome III criteria has modified the description of functional dyspepsia (FD) and divided this into subgroups. However, the discriminative value of Rome III questionnaire-based diagnosis of FD is yet to be determined...
  82. ncbi Gastrointestinal manifestation and outcome of Henoch-Schonlein purpura in children
    H C Chao
    Division of Gastroenterlogy, Department of Pediatrics, Chang Gung Children Hospital, Taipei
    Chang Gung Med J 23:135-41. 2000
    ..Twenty-one patients (13%) experienced prolonged hospitalization (> or =10 days). Bilious vomiting, hematemesis, leukocytosis (>20000/cmm), high C-reactive protein (>50 mg/l), and hemorrhagic erosive duodenitis were ..
  83. ncbi [Acute massive gastrointestinal bleeding in the elderly]
    Akihiro Kimura
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tokyo Medical University
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 46:250-8. 2009
    ..We, therefore, conducted a study to clarify these problems from a clinical view point in geriatric medicine...
  84. ncbi A novel missense mutation in the MEN1 gene in a patient with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1
    Runhua Hou
    University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Endocr Pract 17:e63-7. 2011
    ..To describe a novel germline missense mutation in exon 2 of the MEN1 gene identified in a man with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN 1)...
  85. ncbi Safety and efficacy of nasogastric intubation for gastrointestinal bleeding after myocardial infarction: an analysis of 125 patients at two tertiary cardiac referral hospitals
    Mitchell S Cappell
    Gastroenterology Fellowship Training Program, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Klein Professional Building, Suite 363, 5401 Old York Road, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 50:2063-70. 2005
    ..55 patients; fecal occult blood with an acute hematocrit decline, severe anemia, or sudden hypotension in 37; hematemesis in 18; bright red blood per rectum in 8; and dark red blood per rectum in 7...
  86. ncbi [Portal vein thrombosis in children: clinical and laboratory study of 26 cases]
    R M Yamada
    Departamento de Pediatria e Gastrocentro da Faculdade de Ciências Médicas da Universidade Estadual de Campinas FCM UNICAMP
    Arq Gastroenterol 36:49-53. 1999
    ..The main complaint of the examination was hematemesis, which was found in 57.6%. In 26...
  87. ncbi [Life threatening intestinal bleeding in a Bearded Collie associated with a food supplement for horses]
    M Rohner Mächler
    Klinik für Kleintiermedizin der Universität Zürich
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 146:479-82. 2004
    In a Bearded Collie with acute weakness, hematemesis, melena, painful abdomen and pale mucous membranes a hematocrit of 13% and panhypoproteinemia were found...
  88. ncbi Prospective study of cardiac troponin I release in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    David M Iser
    Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Western Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:938-42. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to determine prospectively the risk of cardiac troponin I release and associated adverse cardiac events in patients with acute upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage...
  89. ncbi Metastatic malignant melanoma of the gastrointestinal tract
    Kelly V Liang
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:511-6. 2006
    ..Symptoms may include abdominal pain, dysphagia, small bowel obstruction, hematemesis, and melena...
  90. ncbi Peptic ulcer disease in dyspeptic patients with ischemic heart disease: search and treat?
    M Banic
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Department of Medicine, Dubrava University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Z Gastroenterol 43:581-6. 2005
    ....
  91. ncbi Transcatheter arterial embolization in the management of bleeding duodenal ulcers: a 5.5-year retrospective study of treatment and outcome
    Lene Larssen
    Departments of Medical Gastroenterology, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:217-22. 2008
    ..In this study we report our experiences in 36 patients...
  92. ncbi [Complicated duodeno-biliary fistula in bleeding duodenal ulcer: case report an literature review]
    Gaetano La Greca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Trapianti d Organo e Tecnologie avanzate, Clinicizzata di Chirurgia D Urgenza, Divisione Az, Ospedaliera Canizzaro, Catania
    Ann Ital Chir 79:57-61. 2008
    ..case of a 77 years old male diabetic patient, with chronic bronchopaty, urgently admitted to our department for hematemesis. Soon after his hemodynamic stabilization, the patient was submitted to surgery which showed a duodenal ulcer ..
  93. pmc Application of endoscopic hemoclips for nonvariceal bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal tract
    Shi Bin Guo
    Department of Gastroenterology, the Affiliated First Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian 116001, Liaoning Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 15:4322-6. 2009
    ..To investigate acute nonvariceal bleeding in the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract and evaluate the effects of endoscopic hemoclipping...
  94. ncbi Aortoesophageal fistula after thoracic aortic stent-graft placement: a rare but catastrophic complication of a novel emerging technique
    Holger Eggebrecht
    Department of Cardiology, West German Heart Center Essen, Essen, Germany
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:570-6. 2009
    ..Our goal was to report characteristics and outcomes of 6 patients with aortoesophageal fistula (AEF) after thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR)...
  95. ncbi Management of nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    E Wee
    Gastroenterology, Department of General Medicine, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, Singapore
    J Postgrad Med 57:161-7. 2011
    ..Rarer causes include hemobilia, hemosuccus pancreaticus, and aortoenteric fistulas. Hematemesis and melena are the key features of bleeding from the upper gastrointestinal tract, but fresh per rectal ..
  96. ncbi Hypoglycemic effects and mechanisms of action of Cortex Lycii Radicis on alloxan-induced diabetic mice
    Dawei Gao
    Department of Biological Engineering, College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Yanshan University, No 438 Hebei Street, Qinhuangdao 066004, P R China
    Yakugaku Zasshi 127:1715-21. 2007
    ..has been used as a traditional Oriental medicine as an antipyretic and to treat pneumonia, night-sweats, cough, hematemesis, inflammation, and diabetes mellitus for centuries...
  97. ncbi Nissen fundoplication in infants and children: a long-term clinical study
    Mostafa Abu Zeid
    Gastroenterology Surgery Center, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:697-700. 2004
    ..Infants and children who underwent open Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease were retrospectively evaluated to assess the success and complications of this operation...
  98. ncbi Primary aortoduodenal fistula complicated by abdominal aortic aneurysm
    A K Korkut
    Dept of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Vakif Gureba Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 41:113-5. 2000
    ..Appearing of melena and hematemesis gastroduodenoscopy and radionuclide scanning was performed as diagnosis...
  99. ncbi An evaluation of endoscopic indications and findings related to nonvariceal upper-GI hemorrhage in a large multicenter consortium
    Brintha K Enestvedt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97214, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:422-9. 2008
    ..There is limited information about patients with UGIH who are evaluated by endoscopy at nonacademic settings, which comprise the majority of endoscopic practices in the United States...
  100. ncbi Aortoenteric fistulas: CT features and potential mimics
    Quan D M Vu
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 S Kingshighway Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Radiographics 29:197-209. 2009
    ..The clinical signs of aortoenteric fistula include hematemesis, melena, sepsis, and abdominal pain, but the condition also may be clinically occult...
  101. ncbi Small-duct primary sclerosing cholangitis with hepatocellular carcinoma requiring liver transplantation
    Sharif Ali
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 9:208-12. 2010
    ..On a few occasions, the disease either starts in or exclusively involves the small intrahepatic bile ducts, referred to as small-duct PSC...