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Mallory weiss syndrome

Causes of Mallory weiss syndrome:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Mallory weiss syndrome. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Mallory weiss syndrome Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Mallory weiss syndrome may include:

  • Hospital admission
  • Adequate monitoring of the vital signs
  • Fluid resuscitation
  • Esophageal balloon tamponade
  • Endoscopic band ligation
  • Angiographic embolisation
  • Vasoconstrictors
  • more treatments...»

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Mallory weiss syndrome: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Mallory weiss syndrome may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Mallory weiss syndrome: Deaths

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Definitions of Mallory weiss syndrome:

A condition characterized by mucosal tears at the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION, sometimes with HEMATEMESIS. Typically it is caused by forceful bouts of retching or VOMITING.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Mallory weiss syndrome 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 syndrome, or a subtype of Mallory weiss syndrome, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
- (Source - National Institute of Health)

Detailed list of causes of Mallory weiss syndrome

The list below shows some of the causes of Mallory weiss syndrome mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Mallory weiss syndrome?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Mallory weiss syndrome. Of the 3 causes of Mallory weiss syndrome that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mallory weiss syndrome:

The following list of conditions have 'Mallory weiss syndrome' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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What are the alternative names for Mallory weiss syndrome:

Mallory-Weiss tear
- (Source - Diseases Database)

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