Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Bleeding Gums and Melena 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Bleeding Gums and Melena.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Bleeding Gums and Melena.
  1. Bleeding from Anticoagulant
  2. Drug Side Effect
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Bleeding Gums and Melena.
  1. Cirrhosis
  2. Coagulopathy
  3. Low Platelet Count
There are 17 rare conditions that can cause Bleeding Gums and Melena.
  1. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  2. Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
  3. Factor 10 Deficiency
  4. Factor 2 Deficiency
  5. Factor 5 Deficiency
  6. Factor 7 Deficiency
  7. Hemochromatosis
  8. Hemophilia A
  9. Hemophilia B
  10. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  11. Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever
  12. Platelet Function Disorder
  13. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  14. Scurvy
  15. Thrombasthenia
  16. Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  17. Von Willebrand's Disease

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