march 2021

Lower gastrointestinal bleeding: diagnosis, treatment and prevention

Diagnosis

Gastrointestinal hemorrhage, unspecified

Description

Creator: Clara Jasmins. Editor: David Rodrigues.

Last update: march 2021

References

Oakland K, Chadwick G, East JE, Guy R, Humphries A, Jairath V, et al. Diagnosis and management of acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding: guidelines from the British Society of Gastroenterology. Gut. 2019;68(5):776–89.Open Reference

Strate LL, Gralnek IM. ACG clinical guideline: Management of patients with acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016;111(5):755.Open Reference

Evaluation of lower gastrointestinal bleeding [Internet]. Bmj.com. [cited 2021 Mar 2]. Available from: https://bestpractice.bmj.com/topics/en-us/457Open Reference