What is the mortality and morbidity associated with upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB)?

Updated: Sep 01, 2021
  • Author: Bennie Ray Upchurch, III, MD, FACP, AGAF, FACG, FASGE; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
  • Print

 Despite advances in therapy, in-hospital mortality remains high (13%), and rebleeding is common (15%). [30]

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!