Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Melena and Pale Skin 13 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 13 conditions that can cause Melena and Pale Skin.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Melena and Pale Skin.
  1. Gastritis
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Melena and Pale Skin.
  1. Angiodysplasia
  2. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  3. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  4. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  5. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Melena and Pale Skin.
  1. Crohn's Disease
  2. Esophageal Ulcers
  3. Esophageal Varices
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Melena and Pale Skin.
  1. Colorectal Cancer
  2. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  3. Ulcerative Colitis
  4. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Last Updated: Nov 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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