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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Gastritis can lead to the formation of gastric or duodenal ulcers. Up to 87 per cent of patients presenting with bleeding from chronic gastric or duodenal ulcers had no prior symptoms.
"Duodenal ulcer has become a medical disease to be treated by the physicians in the future." class="MsoNormalAs I saw the relief on his face, I went on.
It is indicated for the treatment of inflammation and ulceration of the gastrointestinal tract including colitis, gastritis, diarrhoea, gastric and duodenal ulcers, Crohn's disease and oesophagitis (4,10) Slippery elm has also been used as a soothing, nutritious food for patients with sensitive digestive systems during their convalescence.
Triple-drug therapy of Helicobacter pylori infection in duodenal ulcer disease.
Okita et al., "Choledochoduodenal fistula: a rare complication of a penetrated duodenal ulcer," Hepato-Gastroenterol, vol.
Thornton, Perforated gastric or duodenal ulcer in primary surgery, vol.
Pathological eosinophil infiltration was observed in the mucous membrane of the duodenal ulcer in this case.
We present three cases of young male patients with perforated duodenal ulcer that were diagnosed and treated as appendicitis with appendectomy.
In Japan, Pariet is indicated for multiple uses, including for the treatment of gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer, reflux esophagitis, non-erosive gastroesophageal reflux disease, and as an adjunctive therapy in various types of H.
When an ulcer occurs in the lining of the stomach, where the body produces hydrochloric acid and pepsin, or in the duodenum, it is called a "peptic ulcer", and when a peptic ulcer is located in the duodenum, which is the first part of small intestine, it is called a "duodenal ulcer".
[UKPRwire, Thu Jun 27 2013] Global Markets Direct's, 'Duodenal Ulcer - Pipeline Review, H1 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.