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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In Japan, Pariet is indicated for multiple uses, including for the treatment of gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, anastomotic ulcer, reflux esophagitis, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, non-erosive gastroesophageal reflux disease, the prevention of recurrent gastric or duodenal ulcer caused by low-dose aspirin therapy and as an adjunctive therapy in Helicobacter pylori (H.
Five patients required early readmission: one patient was readmitted for dehydration, one for a port site infection, one for an anastomotic ulcer, and one for a stricture managed with balloon dilation.
Table 4: Site of Perforation Noticed in cases studied Site of Perforation No.(105) Percentage Gastric 5 4.76 Duodenal 70 66.66 Small Bowel 9 8.57 Colon 3 2.85 Appendicular 13 12.38 Others (Anastomotic ulcer) 5 4.76 SURGICAL PROCEDURES: