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How to fake a stomach ulcer

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Erosion: Of the epithelium of the stomach .Usually from acid. Likely will have burning pain on eating. Usually treated with antacids or proton pump inhibitors
Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 35 years experience
Upper gi: First have an endoscopy and they can check to see if bacteria are a cause. Then start a treatment plan probably a medication to block acid production ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Silent stomach ulcer: Not always. Ulcers may not hurt if they are due to ongoing use of nsaid's that patients take for their "pain killer" property. Sometimes ulcers in t... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Kessler
Family Medicine 15 years experience
Many causes: Aside from commonly used medication such as nsaids (ibuprofen/motrin/aleve) and aspirin, smoking and alcohol use, you should also be evaluated for a b... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Yes: Stomach ulcer can be cured by......Zantac/ Prilosec etc. If Pylory infection is the cause...it can be cleared by 2-3wks of antibiotic combo.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See doctor.: Have you seen a doctor or a GI specialist and have you been scoped. If not you need to see one and get a definitive diagnosis then you can be treated.... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Teitel
Gastroenterology 42 years experience
Abdominal Pain: Nausea, vomiting are some of the vely symptoms. Ulcers can also be relatively painless, and present just as bleeding. Stools can become black, tarry... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 20 years experience
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 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yakub Pothiawala
Family Medicine 26 years experience
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.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Endoscopy: This is usually diagnosed by a gastroscopy.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
Internal Medicine 56 years experience
Infection, acid: See doctor for advise and treatment. Could be hyperacidity or h. Pylori.

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