Stomach Ulcer

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Stomach ulcer

Definition:

Stomach ulcers, which are also known as gastric ulcers, are painful sores in the stomach lining. Stomach ulcers are a type of peptic ulcer disease. Peptic ulcers are any ulcers that affect both the stomach and small intestines.[1]

  • Gastric ulcer
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Erosion (in the stomach lining)
  • Sore (in the stomach)
  • Lesion (in the stomach lining)

Please note that "stomach ulcer" is a common and easily understandable term. These synonyms might be used in more technical or medical contexts.

  • Gastric ulcer: An open sore in the lining of the stomach.
  • Peptic ulcer: A broader term encompassing ulcers in both the stomach and the duodenum (the first part of the small intestine).
  • Erosion (in the stomach lining): An early stage of ulcer formation, where the stomach lining begins to wear away.
  • Sore (in the stomach): A less technical term for an ulcer, emphasizing the discomfort and pain associated with the condition.
  • Lesion (in the stomach lining): A more general term for any abnormal area in the stomach lining, including ulcers.
     

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Stomach ulcers, which are also known as gastric ulcers, are painful sores in the stomach lining. Stomach ulcers are a type of peptic ulcer disease.

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  • Nux Vomica
  • Kali Bichromicum
  • Lycopodium
  • Carbo Veg
  • Hydrastis
  • Graphites
  • Infection with the bacterium Helicobacter Pylori
  • Chronic obstructive lung disease
  • Chronic renal insufficiency
  • Current tobacco use
  • Former tobacco use
  • Older age
  • Three or more doctor visits in a year
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Epigastric Pain
  • Discomfort
  • Dull pain in the stomach
  • Weight loss
  • Not wanting to eat because of pain
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Bloating

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