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36 Possible Causes for Aspiration Pneumonia, Coffee Ground Emesis

  • Esophagitis

    ‘Complications seen in a hiatal hernia include aspiration pneumonia and peptic esophagitis with stricture.’[en.oxforddictionaries.com] Can be associated with weight loss, heartburn, regurgitation (especially with lying flat), and aspiration pneumonias.[online.epocrates.com]

  • Diaphragmatic Hernia

    Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Jun;103(6):e541-e543. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.01.033. Epub 2017 Feb 3. Author information 1 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York. Electronic address: andrew.kaufman@mountsinai.org. 2 Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, New York. 3 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai,[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Esophageal Carcinoma

    The risks of stent migration, aspiration pneumonia, and restenosis were lower in the stents combination group compared to stents alone, while the risks of severe pain, hemorrhage[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Fistulas between the esophagus and tracheobronchial tree may cause lung abscess and pneumonia.[merckmanuals.com] Intraluminal tumor involvement may cause odynophagia, vomiting, hematemesis, melena, iron deficiency anemia, aspiration, and cough.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Reported cases of gastrointestinal hemorrhage have been in the form of coffee ground emesis, melena, or hematochezia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Additionally, chest radiography is used to exclude aspiration pneumonia, esophageal perforation, and other manifestations.[symptoma.com] Symptoms Abdominal Pain Hematemesis Coffee-ground Emesis Black tarry stools or Melena Bright red blood per Rectum or Hematochezia (if bleeding is brisk) VIII.[fpnotebook.com]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    […] without hematemesis or coffee ground emesis could be separated out).[doi.org] Other complications can arise from treatments administered - for example: Endoscopy: Aspiration pneumonia . Perforation.[patient.info] emesis.[jamaevidence.mhmedical.com]

  • Duodenal Ulcer

    emesis or melena.[clinicaladvisor.com] pneumonia, pulmonary metastases ).[radiopaedia.org] Diagnosis UGI bleeding in children often presents with large-volume hematemesis and can be from either a variceal or non-variceal (peptic-ulcer) source or with coffee-ground[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Gastric Ulcer

    pneumonia , pulmonary metastases ).[radiopaedia.org] pneumonia, pulmonary metastases ).[radiopaedia.org] […] the diagnosis of pneumoperitoneum to be made with confidence, but also gives treating clinicians important information of the patients general health (e.g. cardiomegaly , aspiration[radiopaedia.org]

  • Esophageal Ulcer

    Ulcer with hemorrhage (53.5%), perforation (38.4%), or aspiration pneumonia (2.3%) was the cause of death in 86 patients for an annual mortality of 0.12/100,000.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic obstruction shows the same syndrome but with a gradual development and a tendency to develop aspiration pneumonia. Palpating an esophageal obstruction in a cow.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Esophageal Varices

    pneumonia, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis and hepatic encephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic obstruction shows the same syndrome but with a gradual development and a tendency to develop aspiration pneumonia. Palpating an esophageal obstruction in a cow.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] These include perforation or bleeding of the esophaggus and lung problems, such as aspiration pneumonia.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Peptic Ulcer

    pneumonia , pulmonary metastases ).[radiopaedia.org] pneumonia, pulmonary metastases ).[radiopaedia.org] […] the diagnosis of pneumoperitoneum to be made with confidence, but also gives treating clinicians important information of the patients general health (e.g. cardiomegaly , aspiration[radiopaedia.org]

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