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Causes of Melena

In this article we will discuss about the various Causes of Melena. So, let’s get started.

Causes

Main cause is Peptic ulcer

Other include Malignant tumors of esophagus, stomach, and small intestine.

Bleeding disorders such as thrombocytopenia, and hemophilia.

Gastritis, esophageal varices

Meckel’s diverticulum

Mallory-Weiss syndrome.

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