Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fainting and Melena 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Fainting and Melena.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Fainting and Melena.
  1. Gastritis
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Fainting and Melena.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  3. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  4. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Fainting and Melena.
  1. Esophageal Ulcers
  2. Esophageal Varices
  3. Mallory Weiss Tears
  4. Salmonella Infection
There are 2 rare conditions that can cause Fainting and Melena.
  1. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  2. Snakebite

Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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