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Benign peptic ulcer

Benign peptic ulcer: Introduction

Benign peptic ulcer: Benign ulcer is erosion in the lining of the stomach. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Benign peptic ulcer is available below.

Symptoms of Benign peptic ulcer

Treatments for Benign 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
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Benign peptic ulcer?

Benign peptic ulcer: Complications

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Causes of Benign peptic ulcer

  • The most common cause of such damage is infection of the stomach with a bacterium called Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori)
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Benign peptic ulcer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Benign peptic ulcer

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are more »

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Benign peptic ulcer: Rare Types

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More information about Benign peptic ulcer

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

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