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Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank

Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank: Introduction

Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank: blunt abdominal results in ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank also called Grey-turner's sign. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Acute pancreatitis
  • Blunt abdominal trauma
  • Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Ruptured ectopic pregnancy
  • Spontaneous bleeding secondary to coagulopathy
  • Retroperitoneal bleeding
  • more causes...»

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank

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Misdiagnosis and Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank

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Detailed list of causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank

The list below shows some of the causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank mentioned in various sources:

  • Acute pancreatitis
  • Blunt abdominal trauma
  • Retroperitoneal bleeding
  • Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Ruptured ectopic pregnancy
  • Spontaneous bleeding secondary to coagulopathy
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank. Of the 6 causes of Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank:

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Medical Conditions associated with Ecchymosis of the abdomen or flank:

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