Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (differential)

Dr Craig Hacking and Dr Donna D'Souza et al.

An upper gastrointestinal bleed usually refers to bleeding proximal to the ligament of Treitz.


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    rID: 4679
    Section: Gamuts
    Tag: cases
    Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
    • Upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage (differential)
    • Upper GI bleeding (differential)
    • Upper GI bleed (differential)
    • Differential diagnosis of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    • Upper GI haemorrhage (differential)

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