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Vomiting blood, chest pain, upper GI endoscopy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   when some one throw up blood
User :   each day 1 time it happend 3 times.
User :   what does that mean
Doctor :   I am not able to follow what your question is
User :   when some one throw up blood
Doctor :   You mean vomit blood
User :   yea.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my wife she throw up 3 times in 3days .
User :   blood
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What was the colour ?
Doctor :   Bright red or dark red
Doctor :   or brown ?
User :   im calling her.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i didnt know i just heard today from her.
Doctor :   What is her age ?
User :   17
Doctor :   Ok
User :   dark
Doctor :   Does she have any medical illness ?
User :   yes.
Doctor :   What was the diagnosis ?
User :   she is ill she dosnt eat she only eat noodels
User :   every day. once or twice a day.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What's her height and weight ?
User :   49k 168
Doctor :   Ok
User :   168 height.
Doctor :   168cm and 49kg
User :   yes.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you consult any doctor regarding this ?
User :   i didnt
Doctor :   Her BMI is 17.36
Doctor :   which is underweight ?
Doctor :   Dark color of the blood indicates
User :   yes.
Doctor :   Blood is probably from the stomach
User :   yessss
User :   true
Doctor :   Does she complain of burning pain in the chest?
User :   yes and she was really hot today.
User :   and she had pain in the chest.
User :   like a sword
User :   stuck in her chest
Doctor :   Do you see any blood vessels on her chest or abdomen ?
User :   no she dosnt
Doctor :   Good
Doctor :   Does she complain of blood in stools ?
User :   she gets in the toilet every week.
User :   once
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Does she have distended / bloated abdomen ?
User :   meaning of both im sorry i dont understaind :(
User :   and she was 59kg now she is 49kg in 3 weeks.
Doctor :   Meaning abdomen seems to be larger than usual size in relation to the body
User :   does it have any thing to do with sex ?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   It is got to do with liver
User :   do u think its cancer
User :   :S
Doctor :   No
User :   sure doctor
User :   im really scared :(
Doctor :   Could tell how much amount of blood she brings out in each episode ?
User :   blood gets more each day.
User :   in the third time it was more..
Doctor :   Ok. could you tell me approx quantity
User :   its like all ur hands .
User :   when u close it
User :   its alot...
Doctor :   That's a large amount
User :   yes !
Doctor :   You will have take her to ER
User :   what is the er
Doctor :   She will require an Upper GI endoscopy
Doctor :   ER - Emergency Room
Doctor :   To identity the source of bleed
User :   yeaa
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are you with me ?
User :   yess :(
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with ?
User :   thank you doctor
Doctor :   Thank you consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
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