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Noticed blood in vomit. Feeling sick. Is it normal?

Hi i need to find out about my other half vomitting blood as he started being sick last night and is now vomitting blood is this normal?
Asked On : Sat, 10 Mar 2012
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Welcome to HCM,

His case requires evaluation as passing blood in vomitus is not normal.

It is possible that he might have acute gastritis or gastric ulcer or Oesophageal varices.

Go for ultra sound of upper abdomen and find out the source of bleeding.

Quit alcohol or smoking if he has these habits.

Give milk and liquid diet.

If bleeding is severe then consult Gastro enterologist.

Ok and bye.
Answered: Sat, 10 Mar 2012
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