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547 Possible Causes for Hematemesis, Jaundice

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    The patient also presented with acute encephalopathy, jaundice, right upper quadrant abdominal pain and hyperbilirubinaemia (total bilirubin of 8.1 mg/dL with direct bilirubin[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The child presented with complaints of malena, hematemesis and variceal bleed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 18-year-old male presented with a history of abdominal distension and jaundice for 2 months. He had abdominal tenderness but no rebounding pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis

    RESULTS: Six patients who underwent PBD experienced short-term resolution of jaundice and pruritus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He underwent a biliary diversion at 3½ years of age but subsequently died secondary to massive hematemesis.[thieme-connect.com] Follow-up at 138 days revealed resolution of jaundice and pruritus and soft-to-hard stools (6-8 daily).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemophilia

    Look for jaundice, other signs of liver failure (eg, cirrhosis from viral infection), and signs of opportunistic infections in patients who are HIV seroconverted.[web.archive.org] […] involvement include: • Fever • Abdominal distention and pain • Melena (bloody stool) • Hip flexion contracture (iliopsoas muscle spasm due to retroperitoneal hemorrhage) • Hematemesis[physio-pedia.com] Most people can safely return to work after the jaundice clears, even if their liver function test results aren’t quite normal.[arizonahemophilia.org]

  • Gastric Cancer

    Jaundice and pallor may be apparent as well.[symptoma.com] Case 1 in an 11-year-old girl presented with hematemesis. A gastroscopic examination was performed, and a pathological diagnosis of signet ring cell carcinoma was made.[ci.nii.ac.jp] Massive hematemesis or melena is uncommon, but secondary anemia may follow occult blood loss.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Portal Hypertension

    […] and left abdominal pain or fullness as a result Because portal hypertension is commonly caused by cirrhosis, liver failure symptoms can also indicate portal hypertension: Jaundice[radiology.ucla.edu] A 62-year-old Brazilian man who lived in endemic areas of tropical diseases had an episode of hematemesis associated with portal hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Presentation History For causes of liver disease: History of jaundice. Alcohol consumption.[patient.info]

  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor

    CASE PRESENTATION: A 66-year-old lady with neurofibromatosis type 1 presented with painless progressive jaundice for six months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE PRESENTATION: We report a case of a 61-year-old Chinese woman who presented with high fever of unknown origin for 20 days, and hematemesis, melena for 2 days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., dysphagia with an esophageal GIST, constipation with a colorectal GIST, obstructive jaundice with a duodenal tumor, etc.)[secure.ssa.gov]

  • Wilson Disease

    JAUNDICE is a common presentation of Wilson's disease and may precede the neurologic features by many years. 1, 2 Infective hepatitis is often invoked as an explanation of[doi.org] […] develop and can result in signs of fulminant hepatic failure, including the following: Ascites and prominent abdominal veins Spider nevi Palmar erythema Digital clubbing Hematemesis[emedicine.medscape.com] Hematemesis – Vomiting of blood; may be red, appear as coffee grounds, brown or black. Hematuria – The presence of blood or blood cells in the urine.[wilsonsdisease.org]

  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome

    Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) is also rare and presents with ascites, abdominal pain, hepatomegaly, leg swelling, and jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 33-year-old man who presented with abdominal distension, hematemesis, shortness of breath was found to have liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension and Budd-Chiari Syndrome[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eight months later, she presented with jaundice and right upper quadrant pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatitis C

    Symptomatic patients with jaundice have a higher likelihood of spontaneous viral clearance than do asymptomatic patients, and thus should be monitored for at least 12 weeks[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A brief medical history was taken, including history of jaundice. Blood for HA lgG testing was drawn.[doi.org] This is known as jaundice .[nhs.uk]

  • Marburg Virus Disease

    More severe symptoms can also develop such as jaundice, inflammation of the pancreas, severe weight loss, delirium, shock, and liver failure.[newsweek.com] It features neurological symptoms, impaired mental status, hematemesis, bloody diarrhea, and bleeding from other sites.[symptoma.com] Signs and symptoms include fever, headache, myalgias, chest and abdominal pain, jaundice, liver failure, massive hemorrhaging, and multiple organ failure.[icd10data.com]

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