hematemesis


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Noun1.hematemesis - vomiting blood
disgorgement, emesis, puking, vomiting, regurgitation, vomit - the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
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he·ma·tem·e·sis

n. hematemesis, vómito de sangre.
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In our study, most common symptom is dysphagia present in 95% (59/62), chest pain 65%(40/62), vomiting 47% (29/62), abdominal pain 15% (9/62), drooling of secretions 60% (37/62), Hematemesis 10% (6/62).
The patient soon developed massive hematemesis and rapidly progressed to shock from which she could not be revived.
The fundamental features are hematemesis (the vomiting of blood) and melena (the passage of black tarry stool)3.
If 4 of 5 bleeding signs (bleeding gums, hematemesis, melena, petechiae, ecchymoses) were present, the death risk increased 24-fold (p = 0.008).
The patients presenting with malena and/or hematemesis were admitted in high dependency unit for resuscitation.
A 5-year-old Han Chinese boy was admitted to Tianjin Children's Hospital due to vomiting and hematemesis. Apart from bilateral rough breath sound and scattered full abdomen tenderness, physical examination showed no obvious abnormalities.
Lavage kits are considered for the assessment of hematemesis by confirming blood levels from gastrointestinal tracts.
A 26-year-old non-smoking female presented after one episode of hematemesis and pre-syncope.
He denied fever, rash, chest pain, loss of consciousness, headache, abdominal pain, hematemesis, melena, and hematochezia.
During the transfer to the hospital, the patient presented a self-limiting episode of hematemesis with fresh red blood.