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Malignant peptic ulcer

Malignant peptic ulcer: Introduction

Malignant peptic ulcer: Malignant ulcers are the complications of an untreated chronic gastric ulcers. A peptic ulcer is erosion in the lining of the stomach or duodenum (the first part of the small intestine. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Malignant peptic ulcer is available below.

Symptoms of Malignant peptic ulcer

Treatments for Malignant peptic ulcer

  • Antibiotics to kill Helicobacter pylori
  • Acid blockers (like cimetidine, ranitidine, or famotidine)
  • Proton pump inhibitors (such as omeprazole)
  • Medications that protect the tissue lining (like sucralfate)
  • Bismuth (may help protect the lining and kill the bacteria)
  • more treatments...»

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Malignant peptic ulcer: Complications

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Causes of Malignant peptic ulcer

  • The most common cause of such damage is infection of the stomach with a bacterium called Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori)
  • more causes...»

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Malignant peptic ulcer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Malignant peptic ulcer

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More information about Malignant peptic ulcer

  1. Malignant peptic ulcer: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

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