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What is Melena?

What is Melena?

  • Melena: Bleeding in any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM.
    Source - Diseases Database

Melena: Introduction

How serious is Melena?

Complications of Melena: see complications of Melena

What causes Melena?

Causes of Melena: see causes of Melena

What are the symptoms of Melena?

Complications of Melena: see complications of Melena

Melena: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Melena.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Melena: see treatments for Melena
Research for Melena: see research for Melena

Name and Aliases of Melena

Main name of condition: Melena

Other names or spellings for Melena:

PR bleeding, Gastrointestinal bleeding, Anal haemorrhage, BRBPR, Bleeding per rectum, Blood in faeces, Blood loss from GI tract, Bloody stool, GI bleeding, Gastrointestinal haemorrhage, Gastrointestinal hemorrhage, Hematochezia, Melaena Source - Diseases Database


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