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How should you get peptic ulcers in your stomach?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
Gastroenterology 31 years experience
Meds or infection: Medications such as aspirin & NSAID's and infections such as H. Pylori are the most common causes of stomach ulcers.

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A 37-year-old member asked:

Are there effects of peptic ulcers on stomach functioning? What are they?

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Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
Pathology 58 years experience
See below: Ulcers bleed and cause pain but other than that do not alter stomach functiuon.

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