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Descriptor English:   Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hemorragia Gastrointestinal 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hemorragia Gastrointestinal 
Synonyms English:   Gastrointestinal Hemorrhages
Hemorrhage, Gastrointestinal  
Tree Number:   C06.405.227
Definition English:   Bleeding in any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM. 
Indexing Annotation English:   coord IM with specific intestinal dis (IM), as colonic hemorrhage = GASTROINTESTINAL HEMORRHAGE (IM) + COLONIC DISEASES (IM); rectal bleeding: see note under RECTUM; X ref HEMATOCHEZIA is red blood in the feces when bleeding is from the lower bowel: do not coord with FECES unless feces are particularly discussed
See Related English:   Hemostasis, Endoscopic
History Note English:   90; was HEMORRHAGE, GASTROINTESTINAL 1966-89 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   6623 
Unique Identifier:   D006471 

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