Approach to the Patient With Hematochezia

Thomas G. Cotter, Niamh S. Buckley, Conor G. Loftus

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Abstract

The evaluation of the patient with hematochezia can be complex because of the broad differential diagnosis and the number of management strategies available. In this article, a simplified approach to the history and physical examination is presented, with management illustrated in a case-oriented manner.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)797-804
Number of pages8
JournalMayo Clinic Proceedings
Volume92
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2017
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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