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A 20-year-old female asked about a 21-year-old male:

Vomiting for 12 hrs, at first food then bile+water then vomiting small amounts of bright red blood+water & false urges to go to defecate,what is this?

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Dr. Louise Andrew
A Verified Doctoranswered
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Vomiting blood: is almost always an emergency. If there is rumbling in the gut it may mean that blood is coming through the system. Whoever is suffering these symptoms should be seeking medical attention promptly to estimate the blood loss and find and treat the cause.
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