Atlas of Gastroenterological Endoscopy
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Hemorrhage
FORREST - classification of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage
Acute hemorrhage
Forrest I a Arterial, spurting hemorrhage
Forrest I b Oozing hemorrhage
Signs of recent hemorrhage
Forrest II a g = vessel < 2mm G = vessel > 2mm Visible vessel
Forrest II b Adherent clot
Forrest II c Hematin- covered lesion
Lesins without active bleeding
Forrest III No signs of recent hemorrhage