Cambridge City, IN
A 30-year-old female asked:
why does a stomach ulcer cause nausea after eating. i did have weak postive occult blood test. should i worry. my hgb is stable. should i worry?
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A Verified Doctor answered
YES: Nausea, vomiting, and blood in stool is always an ominous presentation. Hopefully you are on therapy for your ulcer. The nausea is from pain and stimulation of the vagus nerve.
Last updated Dec 15, 2017
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