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www.news-medical.net/health/Causes-of-Bleeding-in-the-Upper-and-Lower-Gastrointestinal-Tract.aspx

Mar 17, 2021 ... The key symptoms of a GI bleed include hematemesis, or the vomiting of blood, and/ or melena, which is otherwise known as black stool (i.e., ...

www.news-medical.net/health/Causes-of-Bleeding-in-the-Upper-and-Lower-Gastrointestinal.aspx

Feb 26, 2019 ... The major causes of upper GI bleeding include: esophageal varices, gastritis, peptic ulcers, inflammation, and cancer.

www.virginiamason.org/gastrointestinal-bleeding

Symptoms of Gastrointestinal Bleeding · Dark, tar-like stools · Larger amounts of blood passed from the rectum · Small amounts of blood in the toilet bowl, on&...

www.austingastro.com/patient-education/bleeding-digestive-tract

There are a number of different conditions that can cause bleeding in the gastrointestinal, or digestive, tract. GI bleeding is actually a symptom of a ...

www.nationwidechildrens.org/conditions/gi-bleeding

Upper GI bleeding occurs when irritation and ulcers of the lining of the esophagus, stomach, or duodenum result in bleeding. When this occurs, the child ...

www.merckmanuals.com/home/digestive-disorders/gastrointestinal-bleeding/gastrointestinal-bleeding

Causes of Gastrointestinal Bleeding · Polyps of the large intestine · Diverticular disease · Hemorrhoids · Abnormal blood vessels (angiodysplasia, arter...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/187857-overview

Aug 12, 2019 ... Other major causes of UGIB are mucosal tears of the esophagus or fundus (Mallory-Weiss tear), erosive gastritis, erosive esophagitis, Dieulafoy ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0301/p469.html

Mar 1, 2012 ... H. pylori infection and NSAIDs are the major causes of peptic ulcer bleeding in the United States; therefore, preventive strategies should focus ...

www.healthgrades.com/right-care/digestive-health/gastrointestinal-bleeding

Common causes of gastrointestinal bleeding · Anal fissures · Angiodysplasia (abnormalities in the intestinal blood vessels) · Colitis (inflammation of the larg...

www.uclahealth.org/radiology/ir/gastrointestinal-bleeding

UCLA Interventional Radiology treats gastrointestinal bleeding. ... Symptoms will differ based on the location and cause of the GI bleed, and microscopic GI ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gastrointestinal-bleeding/symptoms-causes/syc-20372729

Oct 15, 2020 ... Peptic ulcer. This is the most common cause of upper GI bleeding. · Tears in the lining of the tube that connects your throat to your stomach ( ...