red wale markings

red wale markings

Raised red streaks seen on esophageal or gastric varices during endoscopy. They suggest that the varices have a high likelihood of rupture and bleeding.
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The presence of a red risk signs (e.g., red wale markings and cherry red spots) and variceal size (medium-to-large grade) on endoscopy are indicators of the EV bleeding risk (6).