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Lower esophageal ulcer

Lower esophageal ulcer: Introduction

Lower esophageal ulcer: An esophageal ulcer is a hole in the lining of the esophagus corroded by the acidic digestive juices secreted by the stomach cells. An esophageal ulcer is usually located in the lower section of the esophagus. It is often associated with GERD. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lower esophageal ulcer is available below.

Symptoms of Lower esophageal ulcer

Treatments for Lower esophageal ulcer

  • Antibiotics to eradicate H. pylori, anti-reflux medication, elimination of risk factors, and prevention of complications
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Lower esophageal ulcer: Complications

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Causes of Lower esophageal ulcer

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Lower esophageal ulcer: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Lower esophageal ulcer

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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...read 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 ...read 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" ...read more »

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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...read 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 peptic ulcer, colon...read more »

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

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