peptic ulceration


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Related to peptic ulceration: Stomach ulcer, Zollinger-Ellison syndrome
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Noun1.peptic ulceration - an ulcer of the mucous membrane lining of the alimentary tract
ulcer, ulceration - a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue
duodenal ulcer - a peptic ulcer of the duodenum
gastric ulcer - a peptic ulcer of the stomach
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pylori was shown to accelerate the progression toward cirrhosis and HCC, beyond its causative action in gastric cancer and peptic ulceration and bleeding.
The blood groups in relation to peptic ulceration and carcinoma of colon, rectum, breast, and bronchus; an association between the ABO groups and peptic ulceration.
The iceA gene has two allelic types, iceA1 and iceA2 where iceA1 is significantly expressed and associated with peptic ulceration.
I also subsequently noted that, at meetings and congresses, older surgeons sometimes vehemently supported the use of vagotomy and antrectomy as the best solution for peptic ulceration.
pylori represent by its ability to adhere to the epithelial cells by producing adhesins, which bind to lipids and carbohydrates in the epithelial cell membrane causing gastric and peptic ulceration and epithelial cell damage [19].
Unidentified curved bacilli in the stomach of patients with gastritis and peptic ulceration.
Peptic Ulceration remains the commonest amongst the nonvariceal causes of upper GI bleeding.
Nontraumatic fistulae are much less common; asthma, positive pressure ventilation and distal esophageal lesions such as peptic ulceration, malignancy and rupture have been implicated [2].
Upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage has a variety of causes (Table 1) and is the commonest complication of peptic ulceration and portal hypertension.
pylori infection is an independent risk factor for the development of peptic ulceration.
Peptic ulceration and perforation of the stomach after oesophagectomy.
If pain killers have caused peptic ulceration, I would add comfrey to the formulae as the plant has the ability to regenerate healthy cell growth.