152 Possible Causes for Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage in USA

  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Lower gastrointestinal bleeding, commonly abbreviated LGIB, is any form of gastrointestinal bleeding in the lower gastrointestinal tract. … This has been divided into middle gastrointestinal bleeding (from the ligament of Treitz to the ileocecal valve) and lower gastrointestinal bleeding which involves a bleed … Approximately 85% of lower gastrointestinal bleeding involves the colon, 10% are from bleeds that are actually upper gastrointestinal bleeds, and 3–5% involve the small intestines … [1]

  • Adenocarcinoma of the Colon
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Campylobacter Enteritis
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Campylobacteriosis is an infection by the Campylobacter bacterium, most commonly C. jejuni. It is among the most common bacterial infections of humans, often a foodborne illness. It produces an inflammatory, sometimes bloody, diarrhea or dysentery syndrome, mostly including cramps, fever and pain. Campylobacteriosis…[2]

  • Colonic Angiodysplasia
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Meckel Diverticulum
    Chronic Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Symptoms of this include "currant jelly" stools and a palpable lump in the lower abdomen. … Localised periumbilical pain may be experienced in the right lower quadrant (like appendicitis). … Hemorrhage may be caused by: Ectopic gastric or pancreatic mucosa: Where diverticulum contains embryonic remnants of mucosa of other tissue types.[3] [4]

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Rupture into the fourth part of the duodenum will present as upper gastrointestinal bleeding. … The signs and symptoms of a ruptured AAA may include severe pain in the lower back, flank, abdomen or groin. … For best prognosis, the condition is best identified before it ruptures as elective repair carries a lower mortality rate.[5] [6]

  • Colonic Polyp
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    Juvenile polyposis syndrome is characterised by the presence of more than five polyps in the colon or rectum, or numerous juvenile polyps throughout the gastrointestinal tract … [7]

  • Colonic Disease
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
  • Intestinal Polyp
    Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

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References

  1. Lower gastrointestinal bleeding, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  2. Campylobacteriosis, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Meckel Diverticulum, Symptoma
  4. Meckel's diverticulum, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Symptoma
  6. Abdominal aortic aneurysm, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Colorectal polyp, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0