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252 Possible Causes for Black Vomit, Iron Deficiency Anemia

  • Peptic Ulcer

    Call the doctor right away if your child has bloody (red or black) vomit or stools.[virtualpediatrichospital.org] […] older than 55 years with new-onset dyspepsia Family history of GI malignancy Unintended weight loss Gastrointestinal bleeding Progressive dysphagia Odynophagia Unexplained iron-deficiency[clinicaladvisor.com] Blood may appear in the vomit. It may appear either red or black, or resemble coffee grounds.[drugs.com]

  • Bleeding Peptic Ulcer

    Blood may appear in the vomit. It may appear either red or black, or resemble coffee grounds.[drugs.com] In addition, achlorhydria (absence of intragastric acidity) may be associated with iron deficiency anemia, because the ferric form of iron must be converted to the ferrous[emedicine.medscape.com] Severe blood loss may cause black or bloody vomit or black or bloody stools. Infection.[mayoclinic.org]

  • 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] Symptoms of esophageal varices may include: Painless vomiting of blood Black, tarry or bloody stools Decreased urine output Excessive thirst Light-headedness Paleness Anemia[beaumont.org] Esophageal Varices Esophagus Black, tarry or bloody stools Bloody vomit Fainting or feeling lightheaded from blood loss Jaundice Frequent bruising or bleeding Abdominal fluid[nm.org]

  • Gastric Ulcer

    If you have any of these symptoms, be sure to call you doctor right away: weakness trouble breathing red or black vomit or stools sudden, sharp pain in your abdomen that doesn[healthline.com] Anemia is common (usually from iron deficiency , but occasionally from vitamin B12 deficiency caused by loss of intrinsic factor or bacterial overgrowth) in the afferent limb[merckmanuals.com] Blood may appear in the vomit. It may appear either red or black, or resemble coffee grounds.[drugs.com]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Acute gastrointestinal bleeding first will appear as vomiting of blood, bloody bowel movements, or black, tarry stools.[emedicinehealth.com] Expect normocytic erythrocytes in acute upper GI bleeding; microcytic erythrocytes are suggestive of iron-deficiency anemia with chronic blood loss.[journals.lww.com] Your stools are black and look like tar. You have belly pain. You vomit or have nausea. You have trouble swallowing, or it hurts when you swallow.[myhealth.alberta.ca]

  • Gallbladder Sludge

    Only had one attack (complete with black vomit which they said was the sludge...lovely) but the dr fobbed me off and said I may never have another.[mumsnet.com] Other medical issues : Hereditary Spherocytosis (hemolytic anemia) iron deficient anemia, polyarthralgia, ovarian cysts, Migraines Surgeries : Spleen and gallbladder out at[healingwell.com]

  • Colitis

    Diarrhea or vomiting that does not go away Swollen abdomen Osterman MT, Lichtenstein GR.[medlineplus.gov] : Over time, blood loss from inflammation and ulceration of the colon can lead to iron-deficiency anemia.[crohnsandcolitis.com] Ulcerative Colitis and Intestinal Complications Patients with IBD, like ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, often experience iron-deficiency anemia and osteoporosis .[globalhealingcenter.com]

  • Duodenal Ulcer

    vomit.[healthgrades.com] Seventy-nine percent of recurrences are asymptomatic with cirrhotic patients. 17 Patients of cirrhosis of liver can present with hematemesis, malena and iron deficiency anemia[pjmhsonline.com] In addition, achlorhydria (absence of intragastric acidity) may be associated with iron deficiency anemia, because the ferric form of iron must be converted to the ferrous[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Gastric Antral Vascular Ectasia

    […] tarry stools), vomiting of blood (bright red or with the appearance of coffee grounds).[educationaldimensions.com] It classically presents in an elderly female as iron-deficiency anemia due to chronic blood loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two patients with severe iron deficiency anemia and gastric antral vascular ectasia (GAVE) are reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Charcoal

    When you take it by mouth , activated charcoal can cause: Black stools Black tongue Vomiting or diarrhea Constipation In more serious cases, it can cause gastrointestinal[webmd.com] We report the case of a 75-yr-old woman referred for gastrointestinal endoscopy to investigate severe iron deficiency anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is a black liquid drink.[emedicinehealth.com]

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