Four patients ages 72 to 93 with acute gastrointestinal bleeding

Four patients (three female, one male; mean age 79 years old; age range 72-93 years old) with recurring melena/rectorrhagia and anemia were admitted. Nearly all of the patients presented with several risk factors such as cardiopathy, hypertension, diabetes, and liver and renal failure.
Dr. Pietro Pitrone, Dr. Alberto Stagno, Dr. Antonino Cattafi, Dr. Simona Caloggero, Dr. Salvatore Silipigni, Dr. Velio Ascenti, Dr. Francesca Catanzariti, Dr. Antonella Cinquegrani, Dr. Antonio Bottari ·     September 16, 2022


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