Posts Tagged ‘hematemesis’

The Search is On

Posted by • February 8th, 2013

In the latest article in our Clinical Problem-Solving series, an 81-year-old man presented to the emergency department with hematochezia and hematemesis, which began after he was awakened by an urgent need to move his bowels. He did not have abdominal pain, black stools, dysphagia, or odynophagia. An aortoenteric fistula is a communication between the aorta and… Read More…