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287 Possible Causes for Black Vomit, Blood in Stool, Sudden Death

  • Esophageal Varices

    Signs of bleeding include: Vomiting blood Black, tarry or bloody stool Feeling lightheaded or passing out (usually when there is a lot of bleeding).[giforkids.com] Ballooning of blood vessels (veins) may cause vessels to rupture causing: vomiting of blood, tarry black stools.[quizlet.com] PROGNOSIS AND TREATMENT CHARACTERIZATION PROGNOSTIC FACTORS SUDDEN DEATH Esophageal variceal hemorrhage presenting as sudden death in outpatients. Tsokos M, Turk EE.[thedoctorsdoctor.com]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Acute gastrointestinal bleeding first will appear as vomiting of blood, bloody bowel movements, or black, tarry stools.[emedicinehealth.com] UGIH was identified in hospitalizations with a principle ICD-9-CM diagnosis of UGIH or secondary diagnosis of UGIH with a principal diagnosis of hematemesis, blood in stool[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ( melena ), and fresh blood in stools ( hematochezia ).[amboss.com]

  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

    […] of blood Bloody or black stools Blood in the urine Vaginal bleeding Unexplained bruises Severe abdominal or back pain Seizures or loss of consciousness in advanced cases[healthcommunities.com] Hemorrhage into the central nervous system may cause acute onset of neurological dysfunction or sudden death.[addl.purdue.edu] Blood in the stool or urine from internal bleeding Headaches and other symptoms associated with bleeding in the brain Bruising and the formation of small red dots on the skin[labtestsonline.org]

  • Yellow Fever

    At one time it was called “Black Vomit” because of the characteristic black putrid vomit it produces.[infoplease.com] […] the stool and blood in the vomit Easy bruising of the skin Kidney failure Confusion Seizures Coma From How do health care professionals diagnose yellow fever?[medicinenet.com] This sudden exit was of common occurrence. The whole number of deaths in 1793 by yellow fever was more than four thousand."[eyewitnesstohistory.com]

  • Marburg Virus Disease

    , coughing of blood, or blood in stools).[news-medical.net] Initially, because of sudden deaths of many people especially in one family, they believe it's witchcraft.[journals.plos.org] Transmission of these viruses occurs by direct contact with infected body fluids from animals and humans, such as blood, saliva, vomitus, respiratory droplets, urine and stool[histopathology-india.net]

  • Exsanguination

    […] blood; bright red, dark red, or coffee grind appearance Black Stool, with a tarry texture and foul smell Pain tenderness, bruising, or swelling Bruised or rigid abdomen Internal[russiarobinson.wordpress.com] Cardiac arrest and sudden death in dialysis units. Kidney Int. 2001;60:350–7. PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar 5. Winsett OE, Wolma FJ.[link.springer.com] "Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage Presenting as Sudden Death in Outpatients".[simple.wikipedia.org]

  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

    She also began vomiting a bilious substance that soon turned darker and greener. By Wednesday night, her vomit was almost black.[about-ecoli.com] […] to stool that is all blood( Besser et al. 1999).[microbewiki.kenyon.edu] Nonetheless, we speculate that a direct cardiac compromise accounts for many cases of childhood hemolytic-uremic syndrome complicated by sudden death during the initial hospitalization[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Symptoms Some of the symptoms of upper gastrointestinal bleeding include: Blood in the vomit Coffee ground appearance of vomit Black, tarry stool Bright red blood in stool[news-medical.net] The symptoms that are highly suggestive of gastrointestinal hemorrhage are blood in stool , rectal bleeding , melena , vomiting blood , and changes in stool appearance , although[symcat.com] death associated with cocaine.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Esophageal Leiomyoma

    Typically the mucous membrane at the junction of the esophagus and the stomach develops lacerations which bleed, evident by bright red blood in vomitus, or bloody stools.[radiologyassistant.nl] An exceedingly rare case of an esophageal leiomyoma causing sudden death by asphyxiation due to tracheal compression is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Complication Esophageal leiomyoma complications Complications esophageal hiatus hernia esophageal diverticulum sudden death The disease occurs at the same time often have[healthfrom.com]

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

    These lesions may bleed intermittently, which is rarely significant enough to be noticed (in the form of bloody vomiting or black stool ), but can eventually lead to depletion[en.wikipedia.org] These AVMs can weaken and rupture, causing bleeding into the lung (coughing up blood), gastrointestinal tract (vomiting blood, or blood in stool) and into the head (causing[sickkids.ca] ., sudden death, stroke, pulmonary hemorrhage) related to major organ involvement.[aafp.org]

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