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Disease Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

Name Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Synonyms Gastroesophageal Laceration Hemorrhage | Gastroesophageal Laceration-Hemorrhage | Gastroesophageal Laceration-Hemorrhages | Junction, Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal | Junctions, Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal | Laceration-Hemorrhage, Gastroesophageal | Laceration-Hemorrhages, Gastroesophageal | Laceration, Mallory-Weiss | Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junction, Mucosal | Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junctions, Mucosal | Mallory Weiss Laceration | Mallory-Weiss Laceration | Mallory Weiss Syndrome | Mallory Weiss Tear | Mallory-Weiss Tear | Mucosal Lacerations Gastroesophageal Junction | Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junction | Mucosal Lacerations-Gastroesophageal Junctions | Syndrome, Mallory-Weiss
Definition A condition characterized by mucosal tears at the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION, sometimes with HEMATEMESIS. Typically it is caused by forceful bouts of retching or VOMITING.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D008309

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DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Esophageal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Esophageal Perforation Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

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