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Vomiting Coffee Ground Like Substance
Bleeding: Coffee ground vomiting means a mixture of blood in the GI tract and acid. The acid makes the blood turn black. You should find out the cause of the gastrointestinal bleed. Most likely, this will involve a procedure with a scope, where they look into the esophagus, stomach, and intestines to determine the cause of the bleed and to treat it. ...Read more
Since two weeks every morning till early afternoon I vomit around 10 times a day and I can see brown bits like coffee ground inside, no anaemia?
My 58 year old male friend has been vomiting black coffee ground looking and very smelly for a week plus 1 to 5 times a day, he is also having pain an?
Hello, this morning I was vomiting a small amt of blood, a few sm. Clots and very dark brown vomit. Not coffee ground. Many ideas what's going on?
Bleed, leaky filter: Protein in urine means kidney filter is leaky. Coffee grounds means there may be bleeding in the stomach. Urine protein must be confirmed and quantified. If it is confirmed, various tests should be done to find out the reason. You must seek medical advice to get this checked as soon as possible. ...Read more
My grandmother passed away in her sleep and vomited a lot of coffee ground emesis-- what could have happened?
Bleeding: "coffee ground emesis" implies vomited blood that originated in the stomach. This can occur with any bleeding in the upper GI tract; bleeding ulcers and ruptured blood vessels (varices) are among more common causes. While the specific cause is not clear from this history, ultimately the bleeding was probably the issue. ...Read more
50% Colon resection 6/22/2015 for diverticulitis, now back x3 months straight. Swollen abdomen (L), vomiting, coffee ground diarrhea. ER or PCP?
ER: In general anybody with your signs or symptoms should go immediately to the ER ...Read more
Yes, needs eval: Coffee ground emesis desribes vomiting up material that looks like 'coffee grounds' but is actually blood in the stomach. This is a serious problem whether there is blood in the stool or not. Coffee ground emesis needs to be evaluated by a physician immediately as this can be a life-threatening problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My son is vomiting uncontrollably and is vomiting what looks like brown coffee grounds what causes that?
Gastro Bleed: It means a bleed in the upper intestinal tract, usually the stomach or esophagus. The acid of the stomach makes the blood turn black. You need an evaluation as to the cause and you need treatment for the cause of the bleed- this should not be ignored. ...Read more
An 8 year old child is vomiting small amounts of blood and what has the appearance of coffee grounds. What could be possible cause?
Been vomiting for a couple days stool look like coffee grounds but no blood when am vomiting is this a emergency?
Go to the doctor: It is not a reason to go to the ear, but going to your physician soon seems warranted. ...Read more
91female. Thyroid &chol med only. Thyroid level may be a little low right now. Fever 102, vomit brown liquid not coffee grounds. No bm x2d. ER? Prune jui
Upper right quadrant pain, bloody grainy stool, vomiting coffee grounds. Normal CBC, cmp, lipase/amylase, and CT with contrast.?
My grandmother passed away in her sleep and vomited a lot of coffee grounds, what could have caused that?
I started belching and it smelled and taste like rotten eggs with symptoms of diarrhea watery vomiting what look like red blood and coffee grounds
Go to the ER: Immediately if you are throwing up blood or coffee ground like material. ...Read more
I have cramps and diarrhea that was bloody but now looks like coffee grounds. Nasea but no vomiting. No fever?
Go to the ER!: Black coffee grounds in the stool or in vomiting are signs of fairly recent bleeding, usually in the upper digestive tract. Until the cause is determined, it should be treated as an emergency. You should go to the emergency room immediately. If you are too weak or lightheaded, do not try to drive, call for an ambulance. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more
I have had diahrrea for 11 days now that either looks like bial or coffee grounds along with severe vomiting and abdominal cramping light headed ness?
Need to see doc now.: Persistent vomiting and diarrhea that looks like coffee grounds, abdominal pain and lightheadedness needs to be seen by a doc sooner rather than later. Concern for bleeding from your GI tract and dehydration or serious blood loss. Do not take ibuprofen, Aspirin or naprosyn (naproxen) in the interim. ...Read more