Thanks to Madison Pham for presenting today!
- Cameron Lesions are associated with large hiatal hernias and are linear erosions in the gastric mucosa secondary to the mechanical sliding through the hernia
- The most common causes of Upper GI Bleeds are:
- Peptic Ulcer Disease (38%)
- Esophageal Varices (16%)
- Esophagitis (13%)
- Malignancy (7%)
- Angioectasias (6%)
- Uncommon causes of UGIB: Mallory-Weiss Tear, Dieulafoy lesions, Cameron lesions, Gastric Antral Vascular Ectasia, Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy, Hemobilia, Osler-Weber-Rendu
- MKSAP Pearl: Polyps >1cm or villous features require repeat colonoscopy in 3 years.