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2,078 Possible Causes for Arteriovenous Fistula, Occult Blood Positive, Pharyngeal Hemorrhage

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

    Fecal occult blood testing can be falsely positive due to swallowed blood from nosebleeds, and hence, is less useful as a screening.[] The manifestations of HHT are often age related, and spinal arteriovenous fistula (AVF) may be the initial presentation of HHT in young children.[] Annual testing for occult blood in stool. Annual complete blood count to detect new-onset anemia, and more frequent testing based on the patient’s bleeding history.[]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    Severe Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome Sexual Abuse, Child Shoulder Instability Sinusitis Sleep Apnea Splenomegaly Streptococcal Pharyngitis Stroke Stroke, Hemorrhagic Temporal[] Arteriovenous fistula and portal hypertension secondary to islet-cell tumor of the pancreas. Surgery 1979; 85:408-11. PubMed PMID: 219555.[] Pancreatic duct arteriovenous fistula and the metastatic fat necrosis syndrome. Dig Dis Sci 1979; 24:403-8. PubMed PMID: 456226. Ponsky JL, Hoffman M, Rhodes RS.[]

  • Jejunal Vascular Anomaly with Hemorrhage

    […] test, or iron deficiency anemia with or without a positive fecal occult blood test.[] […] syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia) Osler-Weber-Rendu syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia) Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula (Medical Encyclopedia) [ Read More ][] Moreover, an inflammation of the blood vessels creates a narrow passage between the artery and the vein known as arteriovenous fistula.[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Portal Hypertension

    BACKGROUND Splenic arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is a rare cause of portal hypertension which may manifest with abdominal pain, diarrhea, ascites, and/or hematemesis.[] After performing a computed tomography angiogram, the cause of her condition was identified to be a splenic arteriovenous fistula (SAVF).[] DSA before embolization revealed an arteriovenous fistula with immediate filling of the portal venous radicles.[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Hemorrhoids

    […] fecal occult blood test. 4 Figure 1.[] Arteriovenous fistulas and venous dilatation were obvious in the anal cushion of hemorhoidal tissues.[] […] more than one first-degree relative in whom colorectal cancer or adenoma was diagnosed at age 60 years or younger Patients with iron deficiency anemia Patients who have a positive[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Colonic Angiodysplasia

    […] to check for anemia Colonoscopy Stool test for occult (hidden) blood (a positive test result suggests bleeding from the colon) Treatment It is important to find the cause[] This is called an arteriovenous fistula. It is in this area of the colon wall that the patient is at risk for bleeding.Risk Factors:Injury to the GI tract.[] Enlarged arteries may be seen in larger angiodysplasias and may be associated with arteriovenous fistulas, which explains why bleeding can be brisk in some patients Histologic[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Chronic or occult gastrointestinal bleeding is not apparent to the patient and usually presents as positive fecal occult blood or iron deficiency anemia.[] Reported cases of arteriovenous fistulae in transplant recipients are uncommon.[] Robust patients with brown stools that test positive for occult blood, on the other hand, may harbor a deadly malignancy or a rapidly fatal aortoenteric fistula.[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Esophageal Varices

    We report a case of esophageal varices caused by an arteriovenous fistula between an artery of the thyroid gland and the submucosal venous network of the esophageal wall.[] fistula - Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia - Spider angioma - Dissection ( Carotid artery , Vertebral artery ) Veins , lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes Thrombosis [] fistula Intrahepatic resistance Studies of hepatic microcirculation have identified several mechanisms that may explain increased intrahepatic vascular resistance to flow[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Juvenile Polyp

    A fecal occult blood test was positive. Results of stool viral and bacterial studies were negative. She was started on iron supplementation.[] fistulae, ventricular septal and other cardiac defects, thoracic skeletal anomalies, lipomata, hypospadias, genital freckling have all been described.[] In clinical practice, JPs may present as childhood intussusceptions or bloody stools, and they may also cause positive fecal occult blood tests in adulthood.[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage
  • Celiac Disease

    How often is a positive faecal occult blood test the result of coeliac disease? Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2003 ; 15 : 1097 –1100.[] Pulmonary arteriovenous fistula discovered after percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure in a 27-year old woman / J. M. Schussler, S. D. Philips, A. Anwar // J. Invas.[] Faecal occult blood in children with coeliac disease. Eur J Pediatr 2000 ; 159 : 832 –834. Logan RF, Howarth GF, West J, Shepherd K, Robinson MH, Hardcastle JD.[]

    Missing: Pharyngeal Hemorrhage

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