What are the GI signs and symptoms of transfusion-induced iron overload?

Updated: May 07, 2021
  • Author: Geneva E Guarin, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Gastrointestinal signs and symptoms (related to cirrhosis) may include the following:

  • Abdominal distention
  • Abdominal pain
  • Hematemesis
  • Melena
  • Encephalopathy

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