MALLORY-WEISS SYNDROME IN A PATIENT WITH HYPEREMESIS GRAVIDARUM

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Dr. Suman Lata Mendiratta
Dr. Rekha Yadav
Dr. Rajni Mittal
Dr. Haripriya Bajwa
Dr. SK Mishra

Abstract

Mallory Weiss Syndrome refers to mucosal laceration or tear at gastro oesophageal junction resulting due to violent coughing or vomiting and causes upper gastro intestinal bleeding. In pregnant women it can occur in patients of hyperemesis gravidarum.



Keywords: Mallory Weiss Syndrome; Hyperemesis gravidarum; Hematemesis; Dyspepsia

Published Aug 6, 2019

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