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Peptic Ulcer
Peptic ulcers are sores that develop in the lining of the stomach, esophagus, or rarely in small intestine. They are usually caused by H. pylori, excessive NSAID or alcohol usage, smoking, or stomach cancer. More »
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Peptic ulcer - Wikipedia

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Peptic ulcer disease (PUD), also known as a peptic ulcer or stomach ulcer, is a break in the ..... The general practitioner in Greece who in 1958 discovered the etiology of, and a treatment for, pep...

Overview of Peptic Ulcer Disease - Medscape

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Peptic ulcer disease encompasses gastric, duodenal, and esophageal ulcers, ... The disease process of PUD is multifactorial based on etiology and risk factors.

Peptic Ulcer Disease: Background, Anatomy, Pathphysiology

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Jan 9, 2015 ... Sections Peptic Ulcer Disease. Overview. Background; Anatomy; Pathphysiology; Etiology; Epidemiology; Prognosis; Patient Education; Show ...

The pathophysiology of peptic ulcer disease. - NCBI

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The pathophysiology of peptic ulcer disease. ... Chronic or recurrent true peptic ulcers (penetrating the muscularis mucosae) usually present with abdominal ...

Peptic ulcer disease - Theory - Pathophysiology - Best Practice ...

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Oct 14, 2015 ... Pathophysiology. Peptic ulcers result from an imbalance between factors that can damage the gastroduodenal mucosal lining and defense ...

Peptic ulcer pathophysiology. - NCBI

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Despite extensive research, the etiology of peptic ulcer disease remains unclear. Given the multiple processes that control acid and pepsin secretion and ...

Peptic Ulcer Disease: Introduction - Johns Hopkins Medicine

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“No gastric acid, no peptic ulcer” is a misconception. Excessive gastric acid secretion is only one factor in the pathogenesis of peptic ulcer disease. Decreased.

Epidemiology and etiology of peptic ulcer disease - UpToDate

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Apr 22, 2014 ... They persist as a function of the acid or peptic activity in gastric juice. Peptic ulcer disease (PUD) is an important cause of morbidity and health ...

The pathophysiology of peptic ulcer disease | SpringerLink

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Abstract. Heterogeneity is the most important consideration in the pathophysiology of peptic ulcer disease. Acute ulcers and erosions present clinically with ...