Create issue ticket

395 Possible Causes for Abdominal Distension, Melena

  • Acute Gastritis

    […] bloating or distension Loss of appetite or difficulty eating Vomiting black or coffee-ground like material Passing black or tarry stools Hiccups Bloating sufferers who also[bloatingtips.co.uk] Signs of mild to massive upper GI bleeding, including melena or 'coffee ground' hematemesis, may also arise.[pathwaymedicine.org] In moderate to severe cases, patient presents with epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, haematemesis and melena.[differencebetween.com]

  • Mesenteric Infarction

    On the 14th hospital day, the developing abdominal distension and generalized tenderness suggested a mesenteric vascular occlusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other manifestations such as vomiting not responding to antiemetics, severe abdominal pain, nausea, melena, hematochezia, and diarrhea should raise red flags to suggest AMAE[indjvascsurg.org] However, he developed acute small bowel obstruction as shown by increasing abdominal pain, left iliac fossa tenderness, abdominal distension, faeculent vomiting, obstructive[pmj.bmj.com]

  • Diverticulitis of the Colon

    Physical examination: This will elicit localized abdominal tenderness, abdominal distension, reduced bowel sounds and possibly an abdominal mass in cases of abscess formation[symptoma.com]

  • Primary Myelofibrosis

    A 53-year-old man with a long history of primary myelofibrosis, presented with abdominal distension and inguinal mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastrointestinal hemorrhages, hematochezia and melena, are commonly reported. Hepatosplenomegaly may cause upper abdominal pain, portal hypertension and ascites.[symptoma.com] distension/fluid retention (if portal hypertension or increased blood pressure within the portal vein is present) Compromised liver function Abnormal growth of blood forming[mpnresearchfoundation.org]

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

    […] pain along with progressive abdominal distension for the past last year.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 95-year-old Japanese woman presented to our hospital with intermittent vomiting and several episodes of melena.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a case of 69 years old men that was admitted with melena.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meckel Diverticulum

    The patients may present with abdominal mass, distension, pain, vomiting, melena, perforation or obstruction. [7], [8] We encountered a similar case in our study.[saudijgastro.com] It can cause melena, right lower quadrant pain, intussusception , volvulus , or obstruction near the terminal ileum.[osmosis.org] He denied nausea, vomiting, hematochezia, melena or urinary tract symptoms; he had however experienced several recent episodes of brown diarrhea.[intjem.springeropen.com]

  • Liposarcoma

    One week later, the symptoms of abdominal distension, nausea, and vomiting were gradually alleviated. The PS score reduced to 3.[journals.lww.com]

  • Myeloproliferative Disease

    History Presenting complaints in patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms include the following: Easy fatigability Easy bruising, bleeding, and/or symptoms of thrombosis Swollen, painful joint(s) secondary to gouty arthritis secondary to hyperuricemia Left upper quadrant and left shoulder pain as a consequence of[…][emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Typhoid Fever

    As the disease progresses, the patients may have increasing lassitude, loss of weight, bradycardia, dicrotic pulse, greenish-yellow diarrhea, tachypnea, abdominal distension[symptoma.com]

  • Typhus

    Typical gastrointestinal manifestations in patients with scrub typhus include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, hematemesis, melena, and diarrhea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms