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Vomiting blood

Vomiting blood: Introduction

Vomiting of blood is called "hematemesis". Vomiting blood is a medical emergency. Seek professional emergency medical advice immediately. There are various causes of vomiting blood, and many are very serious....more »

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Causes of Vomiting blood:

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

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Medications or substances causing Vomiting blood:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Vomiting blood as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Vomiting blood:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Vomiting blood as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Mevacor (Lovastatin) interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Alka-Seltzer (acetylsalicylic acid) interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Anacin interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Ascriptin interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Bayer interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Ecotrin interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Alurate (Aprobarbital) interaction
  • Coumadin (Warfarin) and Amytal (Amobarbital) interaction
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Vomiting blood: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Vomiting blood

Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in women, but often fails to more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal illness ( more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect). One of the most more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease). A variety of more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, more »

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Vomiting blood: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Vomiting blood listed in Disease Database:

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Definitions of Vomiting blood:

Hematemesis; vomiting blood.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Organs affected by Vomiting blood:

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Detailed list of causes of Vomiting blood

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How Common are these Causes of Vomiting blood?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Vomiting blood. Of the 128 causes of Vomiting blood that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 121 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Vomiting blood:

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Conditions listing medical complications: Vomiting blood:

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Causes of Vomiting blood Based on Risk Factors

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    What are the alternative names for Vomiting blood:

    Haematemesis, Vomiting of blood, Hematemesis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Vomiting blood:

    Medical Conditions associated with Vomiting blood:

    Vomiting (2819 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Stomach symptoms (3217 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Esophageal symptoms (3079 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Vomiting blood:

    Vomiting (2819 causes), Nausea (2564 causes), Blood in sputum (124 causes), Acute nausea and vomiting (28 causes), Internal bleeding (22 causes), Lung bleeding (4 causes), Gastrointestinal bleeding (218 causes), Peptic ulcer, Gastritis (39 causes), Gastric erosion, Esophageal bleeding, Esophageal irritation, Esophagus vein hemorrhage, Cirrhosis of the liver

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