duodenal ulcer


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duodenal ulcer

[dü¦äd·ən·əl ′əl·sər]
(medicine)
A peptic ulcer occurring in the wall of the duodenum, the first portion of the small intestine.
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This is a prospective study of thirty cases of duodenal ulcer perforation admitted to Government Vellore Medical College & Hospital during the period August 2014 to July 2015 to find out association of H.
Identify and understand important and diverse types of therapeutics under development for Duodenal Ulcer.
Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on ulcer recurrence after simple closure of perforated duodenal ulcer.
Policy message: Herbal medicine can be used to treat duodenal ulcer.
Since there is no difference between these dosages to develop gastric or duodenal ulcer, the patients were not divided to subgroups as reported in the literature (11).
3] was effective against duodenal ulcer, its efficacy was tested against histamine induced duodenal ulcer.
The commonest indication for surgical intervention in patients with non traumatic surgical disorder was perforated duodenal ulcer.
Predominant age for duodenal ulcer was 25-75 years old, and it was not seen before the age of 15.
LOS ANGELES -- Coadministration of daily low-dose aspirin plus celecoxib for 1 week resulted in fewer endoscopically confirmed gastric and/or duodenal ulcers, compared with coadministration with naproxen, Dr.
6) Patients younger than 50 years old who present with a perforated duodenal ulcer without shock and do not take NSAIDs are likely to have H pylori infection and are reasonable candidates for nonoperative treatment as outlined above, as well as H pylori eradication.
Treating a duodenal ulcer with a gastric diet is rather an old fashioned approach.
8% of all children hospitalized with gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, gastritis, duodenitis, or GI bleeding during that time.