Causes of Hematemesis

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

Causes

Bleeding disorders

Gastric carcinoma

Hemorrhagic gastritis

Peptic ulcer

Gastroenteritis

Esophagitis

Intestinal or esophageal varices

Vascular malformations

GIST

Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia

Esophageal carcinoma

Aortoduodenal fistula

Hemobilia

Invasive pancreatic carcinoma

Chronic drug use such as Anticoagulant, NSAIDs, and Steroids

Mallory-Weiss syndrome

Thrombocytopenia

Liver disease

Zollinger-Ellison syndrome

Pseudoxanthoma elasticum

Leiomyosarcoma

Dieulalafoy’s lesion

Osier weber rendu disease

Hiatus hernia

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Sign and Symptoms of Cor pulmonale

In this article, we will discuss about various Sign and Symptoms of Cor pulmonale. So, let’s get started.

Sign and Symptoms

Fatigue

Dyspnea

Abdominal distention

Palpitations

Lower extremity edema

Chest pain

Fainting spells/Syncope

Cyanosis (bluish discoloration of fingers and lips)

Cough or increased mucus production

Increased right ventricular pressure

Left parasternal systolic lift

Loud pulmonic component of second heart sound

Murmurs of functional tricuspid

Jugular venous distention

Pulmonary insufficiency

RV gallop rhythm increased during inspiration

Hepatomegaly