A 33-year-old male asked:
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what is the difference between gastric ulcer and gastric erosion?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Bigger, deeper: Usually erosions turn into ulcers as they get bigger and deeper.
Answered on Apr 8, 2020
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