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8,734 Possible Causes for Black Stools, Perinuclear Condensation, Weight Loss

  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasm

    stools Severe nausea and vomiting - A late symptom caused by blockage of the stomach drainage by the enlarging cancer Stomach Cancer Diagnosis and Staging Several procedures[emedicinehealth.com] Unexplained weight loss DNY59/Getty Images Many health conditions— including type 1 diabetes, Addison's disease, and Crohn's disease —can lead to unexplained weight loss.[prevention.com] […] stromal hyalinization Minimal pleomorphism; 2 mitotic figures / 50 HPFs Benign epithelioid gastric stromal tumor : Predominantly sheets of epithelioid cells, often with a condensed[pathologyoutlines.com]

  • Gastric Ulcer

    stools.[healthdirect.gov.au] We present the case of a 30-year old female with a history of abdominal pain, fever, poor oral tolerance and weight loss for 6 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 81-year-old man presented with epigastric pain and weight loss for one month. He had a past history of pulmonary tuberculosis, 10 years ago.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Esophagitis

    Black stools, anemia (low red-blood cell count), and vomiting of blood are signs of bleeding.[gicare.com] Can be associated with weight loss, heartburn, regurgitation (especially with lying flat), and aspiration pneumonias.[online.epocrates.com] , tarry stool) These symptoms occur more often with reflux esophagitis: Coughing, wheezing, or asthma Hoarseness Diagnosis of esophagitis Your healthcare provider will ask[fairview.org]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Tarry black stools indicate a bleeding source in the upper GI tract; bright red blood from the rectum usually indicates bleeding in the distal colon.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Weight loss and anorexia, with or without a change in stool, suggest a GI cancer. A history of cirrhosis or chronic hepatitis suggests esophageal varices.[merckmanuals.com] Although not all black stools represent melena, patients who report black stools are much more likely to have a UGIB source.[jamaevidence.mhmedical.com]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Symptoms include vomiting blood, black stool, decreased blood pressure, increased heart rate and massive hemorrhage.[livestrong.com] The first had been admitted with confusion and weight loss, the second with hypotension and sepsis, and the third with confusion and hypoglycaemia-induced seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hematemesis and melena: Mallory-Weiss syndrome. Tokai J Exp Clin Med. 1980;5:289-292.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    Dark, tarry stools (melena): When bleeding occurs in the cecum and ascending colon, it usually causes black stools that can appear tar-like, rather than the bright red blood[verywellhealth.com] Common presentations of CRC include alterations in bowel habit, weight loss, and lower gastrointestinal bleeding.[hindawi.com] She denied fevers, melena, hematochezia, recent travel, or infections.[acgcasereports.gi.org]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Duodenal Ulcer

    Pain that gets better or worse with eating Nausea or vomiting Signs of blood in vomit Black stools that are sticky like tar, which means the ulcer is bleeding How are ulcers[fairview.org] A 70-year-old woman, 15 years after laparoscopic cholecystectomy, developed weight loss, anemia and gastric outlet obstruction secondary to a chronic duodenal ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastrointestinal bleeding Passing of black stool (maelena) and/or vomiting blood (haematemesis).[medicalguidelines.msf.org]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Malignant Gastric Neoplasm

    Gastric cancer symptoms may include a loss of appetite, indigestion, nausea, stomach discomfort, heartburn, black stool, vomiting, unintentional weight loss, feeling full[columbiasurgery.org] Abstract An 81-year-old man was admitted with upper abdominal pain and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stomach cancers may also bleed, resulting in the vomiting of blood or the appearance of black, tarry stools (melena).[cancersupportivecare.com]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    A 60-year-old man who had a pain and distention in his upper abdomen presented melena. Gastroscopy and pathology revealed a gastric cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 56-year-old woman presented with epigastric pain and weight loss. Endoscopy showed an irregular depressed hyperemic lesion covered with a whitish plaque on the cardia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] With increasing progression, bleeding occurs, and the blood is expelled as hematemesis, melena or hematochezia.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation
  • Microscopic Polyangiitis

    […] that is red or black if it comes from the stomach).[therapeutique-dermatologique.org] She was admitted because of fever, weight loss, and paresthesia of the plantae and fingers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Perinuclear Condensation

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