gastrorrhagia

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gastrorrhagia

 [gas″tro-ra´jah]
hemorrhage from the stomach.

gas·tror·rha·gi·a

(gas'trō-rā'jē-ă),
Hemorrhage from the stomach.
Synonym(s): gastric hemorrhage
[gastro- + G. rhēgnymi, to burst forth]

gastrorrhagia

An older term for gastric haemorrhage.

gas·tror·rha·gi·a

(gas'trō-rā'jē-ă)
Hemorrhage from the stomach.
[gastro- + G. rhēgnymi, to burst forth]
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Patients admitted primarily for upper gastrointestinal bleeding have lower mortality rates compared with patients admitted for other reasons who have subsequent upper gastrointestinal bleeding during their hospitalization.
First-line endoscopic treatment with OTSC in patients with high-risk non-variceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding: preliminary experience in 40 cases.
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Three patients reported a previous episode of upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGB) due to rupture of esophageal varices, and two of them had undergone splenectomy.
In patients with history of interventional radiology placed coils, coil migration complications such as upper gastrointestinal bleeding must be high on the differential.
On March 11, 2017, upper gastrointestinal bleeding occurred with hemoglobin of 66 g/L, shock and gastric ulcer were diagnosed; antiplatelet therapy was discontinued and 6 units of red blood cells was transfused; then, the hemoglobin increased to 81 g/L on March 21, 2017.
A 68-year-old man was admitted to our emergency service with an upper gastrointestinal bleeding episode.
Moreover, according to a recent study, there is no difference in the hemostasis rate in acute nonvariceal upper gastrointestinal bleeding between cyanoacrylate injection and hemoclip placement [32].
Acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding (AUGIB) is a frequent medical emergency with a high incidence of 45-172/100,000 each year in the general population and is a lethal complication of liver cirrhosis leading to an in-hospital mortality of 10% [1,2].
We hereby present a case of upper gastrointestinal bleeding from an ulcerated duodenal mass, requiring a pancreaticoduodenectomy, and found to be a duodenal GP on final pathology examination.
Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGB) remains one of the frequent problems in medical practice, that especially on patient with liver cirrhosis, has a major significance due to its determined mortality and morbidity.
Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) is a common medical emergency and accounts for 5% of emergency department presentations per year and 2% to 3% of hospital admissions in developed countries (1).
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