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how do ulcers affect the body

A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Pain is typically in the stomach area, may radiate straight through to your back.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Decibitus ulcers: The terms decubitus ulcer and pressure sore often are used interchangeably in the medical community. Decubitis ulcers occur in many positions, such as ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
See a DR: Best is a dermatologist. You neglected to enumerate your treatments or any details about the ulcers. Although venous stasis is the most common leg ulc ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Omobola Oji
32 years experience Family Medicine
See GI: If gastric ulcer is suspected, you should see a gastroenterologist, schedule an endoscopy. He will look down your stomach with a camera, this will con ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Rheumatologist : Can definitely help with such symptoms and a positive ANA, further blood work after careful history and physical examination, would help establish a w ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: this looks rather like an infection, possibly a viral infection, rest, fluids, and pain killers, avoid NSAIDs though as you have gastritis, if no impr ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Brand
36 years experience Dentistry
No diagnosis: Anyone who could tell you what you have without examining it would be both foolish and possibly dangerous. Even dental experts will tell you that a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
?: I'm not sure it does anything.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Get it checked: All 3 symptoms could be sign of infection or autoimmune diease.Please have him see his doctor asap
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Tongue ulcer: Consult an oral surgeon for proper diagnosis and treatment. Perhaps topical treatment with a medication suitable for oral use would be much more effec ... Read More

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