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

Updated: Aug 12, 2019
  • Author: Bennie Ray Upchurch, III, MD, FACP, AGAF, FACG, FASGE; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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 Despite advances in therapy, in-hospital mortality remains high (13%), and rebleeding is common (15%). [90]


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