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Descriptor English:   Mallory-Weiss Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome de Mallory-Weiss 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome de Mallory-Weiss 
Synonyms English:   Gastroesophageal Laceration Hemorrhage
Gastroesophageal Laceration-Hemorrhage
Gastroesophageal Laceration-Hemorrhages
Junction, Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal
Junctions, Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal
Laceration, Mallory-Weiss
Laceration-Hemorrhage, Gastroesophageal
Laceration-Hemorrhages, Gastroesophageal
Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junction, Mucosal
Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junctions, Mucosal
Mallory Weiss Laceration
Mallory Weiss Syndrome
Mallory Weiss Tear
Mallory-Weiss Laceration
Mallory-Weiss Tear
Mucosal Lacerations Gastroesophageal Junction
Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junction
Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junctions
Syndrome, Mallory-Weiss  
Tree Number:   C06.405.117.468.524
Definition English:   A condition characterized by mucosal tears at the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION, sometimes with HEMATEMESIS. Typically it is caused by forceful bouts of retching or VOMITING. 
History Note English:   66(64) 
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:   8482 
Unique Identifier:   D008309 

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