Skip to main content

Table 4 Details of upper endoscopy findings

From: Acute gastrointestinal bleeding in Egyptian elderly patients: real-life experience

  Groups  
Elderly group A Young group P value
Count % Count %
O.V 59 35.5% 77 46.4% 0.045
Peptic ulcer 45 27.1% 31 18.7% 0.067
Fundal varix 4 2.4% 7 4.2% 0.358
Erosive gastritis 16 9.6% 24 14.5% 0.177
Esophageal ulcer 13 7.8% 4 2.4% 0.025
Moniliasis 2 1.2% 3 1.8% 0.999
PHG 3 1.8% 2 1.2% 0.999
Antral gastritis 9 5.4% 10 6.0% 0.812
Bulb duodenitis 0 0.0% 2 1.2% 0.498
Post band ulcer 4 2.4% 3 1.8% 0.999
Dieulafoy 1 0.6% 0 0.0% 0.999
Gastric polyp 1 0.6% 0 0.0% 0.999
Gastric mass 6 3.6% 0 0.0% 0.013
Angiodysplasia 2 1.2% 0 0.0% 0.498
  1. O.V esophageal varices, PHG portal hypertensive gastropathy