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Vomiting Dark Red Blood
Nausea, vomiting, fever, "dark red" blood clots in stool, back pain, low iron. What could be wrong with me?
I drank heavily last night, woke up with a typical hang over. I threw up once and layer back down only to have to get back up and throw up again with blood In my vomit. It was Dark red blood that was essentially intertwined with mucous. I also was experie
The bleeding is: NOT normal and is likely due to the mechanical effect of vomiting PLUS possible esophagitis/gsatritis form your alcohol abuse (YES this is considered alcohol "abuse:) Any more than a little bleeding should send you to the Emergency Room at once...if the bleeding is just ONCE and as you say "intertwined" with mucous you should recover. Use antacids for 24 hours and ASAP Talk FRANKLY with your PCP ! ...Read more
Important question.: If you vomit blood, it can actually look just like coffee grounds. Of course, it can look like bright red blood - particularly if bleeding is heavy or rapid. Blood that works its way through the whole GI tract can look like tar: shiny black tar. Having said all this, it is important to be evaluated by a doctor if you are having these symptoms. Seek urgent help if you feel you are in danger. ...Read more
Sudden coughing fit which caused vomiting of a lot of dark & red blood & foamy substance. Primary care or ER?
ER: Vomiting blood is almost always reason to head to the ER for evaluation. Blood in the stomach can be from a bleeding ulcer, swallowed blood from a posterior nosebleed, or other serious problems. The ER can also make sure your blood pressure and red blood cell counts are ok and give IV fluids or blood transfusions if you need it. ...Read more
Cycle is 30 days avrg. This time 36 days w. dark blood spotting. Red blood came day5. Preg test shows neg. but nausea, vomit, tired could I be?
I have had stomach pain upper epagastric area i found a lump now! I have blood in vomit dark red purple color looks like sand what could this be?
Diagnosed with gi bleed in the er, dark red blood while going poop. 3 days later pain is getting worse nausea vomiting dizziness worse. Revaluation?
Yes: Yes, you should be reevaluated. If your symptoms are worsening and the bleeding has not stopped you should return to the ER for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Chest x, pulmo opin normal. Spitting little fresh blood, dark red clots 2 days three times. No cough fever vomit. ENT OPI normal. Gums stools normal ?
Blood: If an ENT exam including a sinus CT are normal and a lung exam including a chest Ct are normal, then it must be from your GI tract and you would need an upper GI endo ...Read more
I have been throwing up blood for about a year. Lately it has been more & more blood. Usually bright red; sometimes dark red spots?
A friend of mine threw up blood in the morning, empty stomach mostly bright red, some dark, only once should he be worried?
See doc .now.: Could be ulcer, laceration of esoph/stomach blood vessel, other. Could be a big deal. See md asap office or er. ...Read more