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Portal Hypertension 

Portal Hypertension
Portal Hypertension

David Seiden

and Siobhan A. Corbett

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date: 01 December 2020

Case 34 introduces a 65-year-old man with a past medical history significant for alcohol abuse who presents to the emergency room with a history of vomiting a large amount of blood (hematemesis). He states that he was well until about 2 hours earlier, when he began experiencing mild nausea, which progressed over the next hour, with him then vomiting a large amount of blood into the toilet bowl.

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