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Gastric ulcer

Introduction: Gastric ulcer

Description of Gastric ulcer

Gastric ulcer (medical condition): A gastric ulcer is a break in the normal tissue that lines the stomach....more »

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Gastric ulcer: a peptic ulcer of the stomach.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Gastric ulcer: Ulceration of the GASTRIC MUCOSA due to contact with GASTRIC JUICE. It is often associated with HELICOBACTER PYLORI infection or consumption of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).
Source: Diseases Database

Gastric ulcer: Related Topics

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Gastric ulcer as a Disease

Gastric ulcer (medical condition): See Gastric Ulcer (disease information).
  »Introduction: Gastric Ulcer
  »Symptoms of Gastric Ulcer
  »Causes of Gastric Ulcer
  »Treatments for Gastric Ulcer

Gastric ulcer: Related Diseases

Gastric ulcer: Gastric ulcer is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Gastric ulcer: Article Excerpts

An ulcer is a sore or hole in the lining of the stomach or duodenum (the first ... (Source: excerpt from Helicobacter pylori Infections (H. pylori) general: DBMD)

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Broader terms for Gastric ulcer

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The following terms can be used for Gastric ulcer

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Hierarchical classifications of Gastric ulcer

The following list attempts to classify Gastric ulcer into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • peptic ulcer,peptic ulceration
  • ulcer,ulceration
  • lesion
  • pathology
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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