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Mallory-Weiss syndrome

MedGen UID:
44265
Concept ID:
C0024633
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Gastroesophageal laceration-hemorrhage; Mallory-Weiss laceration; Mallory-Weiss tear; Mucosal lacerations - gastroesophageal junction
SNOMED CT: Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome (35265002); Mallory-Weiss tear (307131005); Mallory-Weiss syndrome (35265002); Gastroesophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome (35265002)
 
HPO: HP:0032062
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0043247

Definition

Vomiting-induced mucosal laceration at the esophago-gastric junction. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVMallory-Weiss syndrome

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
Samuel R, Bilal M, Tayyem O, Guturu P
Dis Mon 2018 Jul;64(7):333-343. Epub 2018 Mar 7 doi: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2018.02.003. PMID: 29525375
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
Rich K
J Vasc Nurs 2018 Jun;36(2):91-93. doi: 10.1016/j.jvn.2018.04.001. PMID: 29747789
Samuel R, Bilal M, Tayyem O, Guturu P
Dis Mon 2018 Jul;64(7):333-343. Epub 2018 Mar 7 doi: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2018.02.003. PMID: 29525375
Yin A, Li Y, Jiang Y, Liu J, Luo H
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Pagel J, Lindkear-Jensen S, Nielsen OV
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Diagnosis

Hu Z, Liu D
N Engl J Med 2024 May 30;390(20):e49. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm2310882. PMID: 38810187
Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
Samuel R, Bilal M, Tayyem O, Guturu P
Dis Mon 2018 Jul;64(7):333-343. Epub 2018 Mar 7 doi: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2018.02.003. PMID: 29525375
Carlson DS, Pfadt E
Nursing 2011 Oct;41(10):72. doi: 10.1097/01.NURSE.0000405123.46887.12. PMID: 21918419
Weaver DH, Maxwell JG, Castleton KB
Am J Surg 1969 Dec;118(6):887-92. doi: 10.1016/0002-9610(69)90252-9. PMID: 5358896

Therapy

Hu Z, Liu D
N Engl J Med 2024 May 30;390(20):e49. doi: 10.1056/NEJMicm2310882. PMID: 38810187
Shi SS, Yang XZ, Zhang XY, Huang L, Guo HD, Li SF, Zhang W, Zhang YQ
BMC Nephrol 2023 Jun 27;24(1):188. doi: 10.1186/s12882-023-03250-x. PMID: 37365498Free PMC Article
Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
Samuel R, Bilal M, Tayyem O, Guturu P
Dis Mon 2018 Jul;64(7):333-343. Epub 2018 Mar 7 doi: 10.1016/j.disamonth.2018.02.003. PMID: 29525375
Church NI, Palmer KR
Endoscopy 2003 Jan;35(1):22-6. doi: 10.1055/s-2003-36411. PMID: 12510222

Prognosis

Shi SS, Yang XZ, Zhang XY, Huang L, Guo HD, Li SF, Zhang W, Zhang YQ
BMC Nephrol 2023 Jun 27;24(1):188. doi: 10.1186/s12882-023-03250-x. PMID: 37365498Free PMC Article
Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
Lee S, Ahn JY, Jung HY, Jung KW, Lee JH, Kim DH, Choi KD, Song HJ, Lee GH, Kim JH, Kim SO
J Dig Dis 2016 Oct;17(10):676-684. doi: 10.1111/1751-2980.12409. PMID: 27624697
Bak-Romaniszyn L, Małecka-Panas E, Czkwianianc E, Płaneta-Małecka I
Dis Esophagus 1999;12(1):65-7. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-2050.1999.00006.x. PMID: 10941865
Ansari A
Am J Gastroenterol 1975 Dec;64(6):460-6. PMID: 1221830

Clinical prediction guides

Wilkins T, Wheeler B, Carpenter M
Am Fam Physician 2020 Mar 1;101(5):294-300. PMID: 32109037
He L, Li ZB, Zhu HD, Wu XL, Tian DA, Li PY
Medicine (Baltimore) 2019 May;98(22):e15751. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000015751. PMID: 31145291Free PMC Article
Lee S, Ahn JY, Jung HY, Jung KW, Lee JH, Kim DH, Choi KD, Song HJ, Lee GH, Kim JH, Kim SO
J Dig Dis 2016 Oct;17(10):676-684. doi: 10.1111/1751-2980.12409. PMID: 27624697
Church NI, Palmer KR
Endoscopy 2003 Jan;35(1):22-6. doi: 10.1055/s-2003-36411. PMID: 12510222
Bharucha AE, Gostout CJ, Balm RK
Am J Gastroenterol 1997 May;92(5):805-8. PMID: 9149189

Recent systematic reviews

Yuan Y, Wang C, Hunt RH
Gastrointest Endosc 2008 Aug;68(2):339-51. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2008.03.1122. PMID: 18656600

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