Bleeding in the Digestive Tractby
Dr. Anshu GuptaBleeding in the digestive tract is a symptom of a disease rather than a disease itself. Bleeding can occur as the result of a number of different conditions, some of which are life threatening...
Bright red blood from the rectum can be due to anal tears/fissures, hemorrhoids (external since it's painful), colon polyps, diverticuli, or cancer. Either way, he needs to get checked out and put a stop to this. Good luck!
Paucis Verbis: Upper GI bleedingby
We commonly see patients with upper gastrointestinalbleeding in the Emergency... Verbis cards .
Kumar R, Mills AM. GastrointestinalBleeding. Emerg Med Clin N Amer. 2011...
Bright Red Blood......by
Blue Ridge M.
GI bleed. We have a student today and she was asking about etiologies of GI bleeds on the way... in the sink and walk back to the truck. The student asks me what I thought was causing all the bleeding...
Paucis Verbis: NSAIDS and upper GI bleedsby
antiinflammatory drugs in risk of upper gastrointestinalbleeding. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2010;62(6), 1592-1601... bleed or perforation in the first year?
Ketorolac has the highest upper GI complication RR (14.54...