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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
H. pylori: This is one of the standard antibiotic combinations used for treatment of peptic ulcers caused by a bacteria known as Helicobacter pylori. It is a dif ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Endoscopy: It sounds like you are describing an endoscopy or EGD. This a common method to get direct visualization of your gastrointestinal tract and to solve y ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Minor mystery: This remains a puzzler, but is probably important that helicobacter binds to the blood group antigens on the cells of the inner surface of the stomach ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastric ulcer: If truly a gastric ulcer need an endoscopy to biopsy it and then can be treated. Also need H pylori checked at time of endoscopy. Suggest you start ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jekwon Yeh
12 years experience Radiation Oncology
Surgery: Normally it is treated with surgery to remove parts or the whole stomach. Certain patients may need chemotherapy and/or radiation along with their sur ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
LOOK IN STOMACH: Introduce a scope through mouth, esophagus into stomach and look around.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Abbott
24 years experience Pathology
With a smile!: They say "ms harris, you and your barrett's are looking so good! your crypt architecture is preserved and your nuclei are basally placed and uniform ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert E. Klitzke
8 years experience Dentistry
Dental check up: You will need to see your dentist or physician to see what is causing them ie medication, herpetic virus, sun, stress, radiation treatment, chemothera ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Kline
Specializes in Colon and Rectal Surgery
X-rays and scans: Intestinal pain can be difficult to diagnose. X-rays and scans can help determine a cause, along with upper & lower intestinal endoscopy. There are al ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Frydman
46 years experience Podiatry
Determine cause: See if is caused by an injury or nerve damage. These are very troublesome..Please see a wound specialist asap.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotics&AcidSupr: Because most Peptic Ulcers are caused due to infection with H Pylori Bacteria Peptic ulcer is treated with a course of two different antibiotics and ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mankanwal Sachdev
21 years experience Gastroenterology
Medicine: Treatmentis usually with a proton pump inhibitor (eg nexium, (esomeprazole) prilosec, etc..) you may need an endoscopy as well.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Bressler
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
PPIs: The most common treatment for stomach ulcers is a proton pump inhibitor (ex. Omeprazole) they prevent your stomach from making too much acid, allowing ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Treat the cause: Depend on the cause, pressure ulcer must relief pressure, venous ulcer must treat reflux and sweling and compress the ulcer, arterial or ischemic ulce ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
57 years experience Pathology
See below: I do not know of any "natural" medication that blocks acid production so if that is true none of these work.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
17 years experience Infectious Disease
Gargle and avoid...: Since you mouth is teeming with bacteria, and the sore is the result of a herpes reactivation to due the virus perceiving stress: 1. Reduce the bruden ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience Cardiology
Google: Google to find the gastric bypass surgeons in your area . Make a consultation appointment and discuss the issues and questions if you are considering ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Poleszak
34 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Peptic ulcer is in a stomach.Duodenal ulcer is in a duodenum.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
RxUnderlying Problem: Peritonitis is almost always secondary to an underlying problem in the abdominal cavity such as appendicitis, a perforated ulcer, or diverticulitis; t ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: You really cannot treat it yourself other than giving it time to heal. The larger question is why did the ulcer occur in the first place? There are di ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience Bariatrics
H. Pylori causes it: A bacterial infection of the stomach (helicobacter pylori) causes most ulcers. About 10-15% of the population carries this bacteria in their stomach, ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rothman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Find and fix cause: The eosinophlic response is often secondary to some sort of immune system stimulation - like an allergic type reaction. Exposure to fungal mycotoxins ... Read More
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