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527 Possible Causes for Bleeding Peptic Ulcer

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission. He presented with bilateral, proximal upper and lower limb weakness, limb girdle wasting, bilaterally reduced Achilles tendon reflexes, and bilateral stocking-type[…][]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    In conclusion, decision-making was endoscopy-based, with bleeding peptic ulcer significantly directing the choice of rescue toward surgery.[] Recurrent bleeding risk in peptic ulcers Forrest et al were the first to classify the stigmata of hemorrhage from peptic ulcers.[] ulcer peptic ulcer bleeding pepticulcer pharmacologic portal hypertension portal hypertensive gastropathy portosystemic shunt predictive primary prophylaxis prophylaxis propranolol[]

  • Penetrating Duodenal or Gastric Ulcer

    In rare circumstances, surgery may be needed to treat a perforated or bleeding peptic ulcer. Surgery for peptic ulcer disease may involve closing a bleeding artery.[] Yes, aspirin and NSAIDs (non-steroidal arthritis medications) are known to cause peptic ulcers and severe bleeding.[] Bleeding is the commonest complication of peptic ulceration.[]

  • Hemophilia

    It can also help prevent bleeding of peptic ulcers, organs and intestinal walls.[] The primary purpose of vitamin K is to facilitate blood clotting, which can help prevent excessive wound bleeding.[]

  • Peptic Ulcer

    Both oral and intravenous PPIs have proven to be effective in preventing recurrent bleeding from peptic ulcers.[] […] with bleeding peptic ulcers.[] METHODS: We prospectively randomized patients who had endoscopically confirmed bleeding peptic ulcer with stigmata of active bleeding, visible vessel, or adherent clot into[]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Trials comparing oral and intravenous PPIs among patients with peptic ulcer bleeding were included.[] Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and bleeding peptic ulcer. Lancet . 1986 ; 1 :462-464.[] Peptic Ulcer Bleed Study Group Intravenous esomeprazole for prevention of recurrent peptic ulcer bleeding: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med 2009 150 455 64 , , , , , .[]

  • Myeloproliferative Disease

    BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Children with Down Syndrome (DS) have a 20-40 fold increased risk of developing acute myeloid leukemia (AML), mainly of the megakaryoblastic subtype (AMKL). Approximately 10 % of newborns with DS show transient myeloproliferative disease (TMD) which normally resolves spontaneously. The[…][]

  • Polycythemia Vera

    Peptic ulcer disease occurs with polycythemia vera due to increased histamine levels and resulting gastric acidity.[] ulcer disease Symptoms of thrombotic and hemorrhagic complications (see “Complications” below) Patients with PV are at increased risk of thrombosis and bleeding![] Peptic ulcers are open sores on the lining of the gastrointestinal tract, which may cause bleeding (hemorrhaging) within the gastrointestinal tract.[]

  • Philadelphia Chromosome Positive Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of second-line nilotinib vs dasatinib among patients with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase (Ph  CML-CP) who are resistant or intolerant to imatinib, from a US third-party perspective. METHODS: A lifetime partitioned survival model[…][]

  • Chronic Phase of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    Ann Hematol. 2018 Sep;97(9):1577-1580. doi: 10.1007/s00277-018-3337-2. Epub 2018 Apr 19. Breccia M 1 , Abruzzese E 2 , Castagnetti F 3 , Bonifacio M 4 , Gangemi D 5 , Sorà F 6 , Iurlo A 7 , Luciano L 8 , Gozzini A 9 , Gentile M 10 , Bocchia M 11 , Luzi D 12 , Maggi A 13 , Sgherza N 14 , Isidori A 15 , Crugnola M 16 , Pregno P[…][]

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