marginal ulcer


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marginal ulcer

[′mär·jən·əl ′əl·sər]
(medicine)
A peptic ulcer of the jejunum on the efferent margin of a gastrojejunostomy.
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The patients with PMUs had other potential risk factors for an ulcer, including use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (10 cases, 6 of which co-occurred in smokers), previous treatment for a marginal ulcer that had not perforated (4), and use of corticosteroids (2).
com/research/cwnplk/allergic_corneal_m) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Allergic Corneal Marginal Ulcers Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2012" to their offering.
Gastrogastric fistulas are a rare but serious complication of Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, often marked by unresponsive marginal ulcers, failure of weight loss, nausea, and/or vomiting, reported Lester Carrodeguas, M.