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What would be the cause for throwing up blood?

What would be the cause for throwing up blood?

Ulcer: Anyone who throws up blood should see a doctor , surgeon , or gastroenterologist to determine the cause. Although the most commen causes include peptic ulcers there could be others such as esophageal(food pipe) tears or ulcers or varices, stomach polyps or cancer, abnormal blood vessels as well. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more


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I'm five months pregnant and I've been throwing up blood for two days now and I'm trying to find out why cause I'm very scared ?

I'm five months pregnant and I've been throwing up blood for two days now and I'm trying to find out why cause I'm very scared ?

Go to the ER.: Throwing up blood is never normal, and can be serious.You need to go to the ER now. If you are dizzy or weak or throwing up constantly, have someone else drive you or call 911. ...Read more

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I just found out that my grandma went to the hospital because she was throwing up blood in the middle of the night. Possible causes for this?

I just found out that my grandma went to the hospital because she was throwing up blood in the middle of the night. Possible causes for this?

Blood vomiting: It means your granma has a serious bleeding problem originating in her gastrointestinal tract. I am sure the hospital is working hard to discover the reason. ...Read more

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What would cause my urine to be competly milky and chalky with some blood and abdomen pain while throwing up multiple times thats just clear liquid sometimes dry heaves?

What would cause my urine to be competly milky and chalky with some blood and abdomen pain while throwing up multiple times thats just clear liquid sometimes dry heaves?

See a doctor: Blood in the urine is not normal and could signal infection or stone, among other possibilities. The "chalky" appearing urine and symptoms you describe suggest infection. Please see a doctor for as soon as possible. ...Read more

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My wife has been having severe nose bleeds and throwing up blood but its after she drinks tap water or orange juice could they be the cause of it?

My wife has been having severe nose bleeds and throwing up blood but its after she drinks tap water or orange juice could they be the cause of it?

Unlikely: Have her be examined for causes of nose bleeds and throwing up blood, the tests should be up to her doctor. The fluids may serve as irritant for coughing or nausea but not the blood. Good luck. ...Read more

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My girlfriend went to the doctor. She was throwing up and spitting up blood. If she got pregnant while taking her birth control can it cause this?

My girlfriend went to the doctor. She was throwing up and spitting up blood. If she got pregnant while taking her birth control can it cause this?

Pregnant/vomiting: Pregnancy can cause the severe vomiting, and if you throw up hard enough or long enough, there can be a little blood associated with it if you cause little tears at the bottom of the esophagus or irritated lining of the stomach. It likely has nothing to do with her having been on birth control, and everything to do with her vomiting a lot because of the pregnancy hormones. Needs to see OB for help. ...Read more

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What can cause slimy reddish blood?

Where?: Vaginally would be from mild dehydrating / concentrating of the blood, making it appear somewhat shiny or "slimy." (...Or you might be a zombie...) good luck! please re-ask with more specifics if this was not what you were intending. ...Read more

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What. cause. blood. in. a. eraction?

What. cause.  blood. in. a. eraction?

Incomprehensible: Your question is incomprehensible. I am sorry. If you need to read a book on anatomy and physiology that may be a better way to learn about this part of your body. But this site is for simple specific questions to enhance one's health care. You are asking us to teach you anatomy and physiology and that is not the purpose or ability of this forum. ...Read more

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Causes of some blood durinh vommitting?

Varied: Stomach ulcer, esophageal tear, gastritis among others. Causes like esophageal varices or fistula between the aorta and esophagus would tend to bleed a lot. Why are you vomiting? ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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Throwing Up (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more