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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Did the stomach pain: Completely resolve after drinking alcohol on one night? If it is on-going than please have this evaluated. Can't diagnose based on the information av ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yakub Pothiawala
26 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It depends what kind of ulcer one has. If the ulcer has not healed completely but patient feel better or symptoms free, the ulcer can come again.
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If you treat the first and healed and stop taking the medications it will happen again.Crude peptic ulcer recurrence rate was 3.02% .Happy holiday.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Newton
19 years experience Pain Management
Lower chest/abdomen: Pain can be in the mid to lower chest and upper abdomen. It can be worsened with eating or sometimes even improve initially with eating. Ulcers are ... Read More
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Dr. Crystal Twynham
33 years experience General Surgery
Upper belly pain: Ulcers cause middle upper abdominal pain, maybe a 'boring' feeling straight through to back. Sometimes more left, or right, & can be confused w/ gall ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
28 years experience Psychiatry
Pain and bleeding: Epigastric pain, dark feces, vomiting blood are the usual ones.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
36 years experience Gastroenterology
Ulcer: Yes.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Many: First burning sensations.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
21 years experience Geriatrics
Job and family: Services should be able to help you. But you local health department will be able to treat you right away.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
20 years experience Family Medicine
PPI's and avoidance: Ulcers if bleeding can be treated if they are cauterized during endoscopy. But basic way to treat ulcer is with meds called ppi's- this is nexium, pr ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Possible ulcer?: Pain is a warning sign, so your symptoms signal a problem. How serious the problem and what organ(s) is(are) involved will be determined by appropria ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Sure thing!: Just to hear a 19 yr old has an ulcer makes me anxious! know that there are very effective treatments and you need to follow closely and make sure tha ... Read More

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