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Mallory-Weiss tear

Introduction: Mallory-Weiss tear

Description of Mallory-Weiss tear

Mallory-Weiss tear (medical condition): A laceration of the lining of the gastroesophageal...more »

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Mallory-Weiss syndrome:
  »Introduction: Mallory-Weiss syndrome
  »Symptoms of Mallory-Weiss syndrome
  »Causes of Mallory-Weiss syndrome

Mallory-Weiss tear: A condition characterized by mucosal tears at the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION, sometimes with HEMATEMESIS. Typically it is caused by forceful bouts of retching or VOMITING.
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Mallory-Weiss tear: Related Topics

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Mallory-Weiss tear: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mallory-Weiss tear is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Mallory-Weiss tear, or a subtype of Mallory-Weiss tear, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Mallory-Weiss tear as a Disease

Mallory-Weiss tear: Another name for Mallory-Weiss syndrome (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Mallory-Weiss syndrome
  »Symptoms of Mallory-Weiss syndrome
  »Causes of Mallory-Weiss syndrome

Mallory-Weiss tear: Related Diseases

Mallory-Weiss tear: Mallory-Weiss tear is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Mallory-Weiss tear

Some of the causes of Mallory-Weiss tear are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Mallory-Weiss tear (Mallory-Weiss syndrome)

Some of the symptoms of Mallory-Weiss tear incude:

Mallory-Weiss tear: Related Disease Topics

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