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Doctor insights on: Gastrointestinal Bleeding Caused By Alcohol

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Can the bleeding caused by hemorrhoids be excessive

Can the bleeding caused by hemorrhoids be excessive

Rarely: Bleeding from hemorrhoids rarely cause excess blood loss or anemia. This is because it generally stops when you lie down and stop straining. If you are having more than a small amount of bleeding, though, it is time to have surgery. ...Read more

Dr. K. Mujib Haque
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Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Definition)

A long tube runs from the mouth to the anus. It includes, in order, the mouth, throat, esophagus, stomach, small intestine (duodenum, jejunum, ileus), caecum, the ascending, transverse, descending, and sigmoid colon (or large intestine) and the rectum. The space inside that tube , the lumen, is considered to be outside of the body. When we bleed into that space ...Read more


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Can blood tinged diarrhea be brought on by excessive alcohol consumption?

Can blood tinged diarrhea be brought on by excessive alcohol consumption?

Maybe: It can also be caused by many other things such as hemmorhoids, infectious enteritis, IBS, etc. Please see your primary doctor. ...Read more

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Are my stomach problems caused by oxycodone or alcohol?

Are my stomach problems caused by oxycodone or alcohol?

Either: could be caused by either drug'; eliminate one and see what develops; ...Read more

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Excessive menstrual bleeding can be caused by what?

Excessive menstrual bleeding can be caused by what?

Many reasons: Abnormalities in the uterus like fibroids, polyps or adenomyosis bleeding disorders, hormonal irregularities and more. Consult your gyn. ...Read more

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Can brain heal after damage caused by liver failure by alcohol consumption?

Can brain heal after damage caused by liver failure by alcohol consumption?

Complex: Yes, improved function can be achieved, but alcohol must be totally avoided, thiamine supplements are critical, liver function needs to normalize, and both psychological and medical interventions will be required as part of a rehab effort. Eventual outcome may well be unpredictable, but if all of the above can be done, odds of improvement are quite good. ...Read more

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Is constipation ever caused by small intestinal problems?

Is constipation ever caused by small intestinal problems?

Possible: Constipation is sometimes caused by illnesses which affects the motility of the entire digestive tract. However, this is unusual, and constipation is more often the result of a process affecting the colon itself rather than the rest of the intestines. A good start is to increase the amount of fiber and water intake. See your doctor if this does not help. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is acute pyelonephritis caused by alcohol consumption?

Is acute pyelonephritis caused by alcohol consumption?

No: acute pyelonephritis is a bacterial infection of the urinary tract. Alcohol may make people more susceptible to many infections by suppressing many parts of the immune system, and sexual activity related to excessive alcohol use is sometimes responsible for urinary tract infections, especially in women, which can ultimately result in pyelonephritis in some cases. ...Read more

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Can peptic ulcers be caused by vomiting or is it the ulcers that cause the vomiting?

Can peptic ulcers be caused by vomiting or is it the ulcers that cause the vomiting?

Yes: Peptic ulcers can cause vomiting due to gastric irritation. They are frequently caused by infection with a bacteria called h pylori and should be treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Could a burning stomach sensation when drinking alcohol be caused by non ulcer dyspepsia?

Could a burning stomach sensation when drinking alcohol be caused by non ulcer dyspepsia?

Alcohol: If I understand your question correctly - you do not have to have an ulcer to experience pain when ingesting alcohol. If I misunderstood what you were asking - please consider re-asking with clarification. take care ...Read more

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Is eye hemmorage caused by alcohol?

Is eye hemmorage caused by alcohol?

Broken blood vessel?: Patients with dry eyes and allergies can rub their eyes and experience recurrent broken blood vessels from the physical trauma of rubbing the eyes. In some patients it can be due to elevated inr (too much coumadin) or excessive use of Aspirin or ibuprofen. Treating the dry eye or allergies can reduce this. If you have easy bruising or bleeding, check with your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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Can bleeding in upper GI tract be not accompanied by pain?

Can bleeding in upper GI tract be not accompanied by pain?

Internal Med : The field of silent diseases. Yes you certainly can have GI bleeding anywhere in the GI tract without pain. ...Read more

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Could inducing vomit reduce the pains caused by constipation?

Could inducing vomit reduce the pains caused by constipation?

No: But having a bowel movement will! limit your oral intake to fluids and take some milk of magnesia 1 tbsp every 12 hrs until you have evacuated. Avoid caffeine and alcohol. Can also use glycerine suppositories(otc) or a fleet enema (sodium bisphosphate) if you feel like there is stool in your rectum. ...Read more

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Is there a way to differentiate nausea caused by problems with the digestive system (indigestion) and nausea caused by heart-related problems?

Is there a way to differentiate nausea caused by problems with the digestive system (indigestion) and nausea caused by heart-related problems?

Good h&p: Agood history and physical should do it most of thetime. Pts are risk stratified at that time and further testing is ordered as needed. ...Read more

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Can an esophagus spasm be brought on by excessive drinking?

Can an esophagus spasm be brought on by excessive drinking?

Esophagitis: Reflux esophagitis is frequently connected with heavy drinking & this can cause spasm. ...Read more

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Effects caused by alcohol and Flagyl mixing?

Effects caused by alcohol and Flagyl mixing?

Feel sick: You may feel horrible, and you may vomit. ...Read more

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Can diarrhea be caused by nerves?

Can diarrhea be caused by nerves?

Yes: Diarrhea can be caused by a condition of being nervous, but it quickly disappears after the nervousness is gone. ...Read more

Dr. Jason Campbell
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Rectal Bleeding (Definition)

"Rectal bleeding" often denotes bright red blood per rectum that may originate from multiple causes involving the anal canal, rectum, ...Read more


Dr. Bernard Seif
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Gastrointestinal (Definition)

Definition: anything pertaining to ...Read more