Peptic Ulcer Disease

Helicobacter pylori and Ulcers

The most common cause of gastric and duodenal ulcers is a spiral-shaped, gram-negative bacterium – genus: Helicobacter, species: pylori – that lives on the gastric mucosa under the mucous layer. This organism was first observed in stomach biopsy…

Peptic Ulcer Disease

Definition Peptic ulcer disease refers to a group of ulcerative disorders of the upper gastrointestinal  tract that require acid and pepsin for their formation. Ulcers differ from gastritis and erosions in that they extend deeper into the muscularis…

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Diagnosis of Peptic Ulker Disease

Clinical presentation History. The classic symptoms of peptic ulcer disease – epigastric burning pain on an empty stomach that is relieved by food or antacids – are familiar to most physicians and lay people. Sometimes the pain radiates…

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The most common cause of peptic ulcer disease is a bacterium designated Helicobacter pylori that was first observed in gastric biopsy specimens in 1979 and has since been identified in every human population tested on six continents. The…

Peptic ulcer disease

Description of Medical Condition A chronic ulcer in the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. • Duodenal ulcer (DU): Most located in the duodenal bulb. Multiple ulcers, and if distal to the bulb raise the possibility of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome….

Drug therapy of Peptic Ulker Disease

Agents that control acid Antacids neutralize gastric acid within the lumen of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. They have been used for many years and are effective in relieving peptic symptoms. Composition. The magnesium-containing antacids are more potent…