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Gastroscopy to check my stomach and duodenum. Samples were taken and initial diagnosis of gastritis and duodenitis. Are samples checked for coeliac?

Gastroscopy to check my stomach and duodenum. Samples were taken and initial diagnosis of gastritis and duodenitis. Are samples checked for coeliac?

Biopsy 4 celiac.: Biopsy samples of the duodenum should evidence findings consistent with celiac disease, as long as the samples are taken from the appropriate area, which may then depend on the GI doctor's clinical suspicion of celiac disease. Generally speaking, though, a suspicion of celiac disease can be confirmed histologically. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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I have a lot of belching and farting I also have stomach and duodenum ulcers and gastritis How to fix that?

I have a lot of belching and farting I also have stomach and duodenum ulcers and gastritis How to fix that?

Check for h. pylori,: You should see a doctor and get checked for a bacteria called H. Pylori. This baceteria can cause stomach ulcers = if you have it you will need to take antibiotics to treat it. YOu can also start taking peptobismol.
For the gas, try activated charcoal. ...Read more

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Small inflammation of both stomach and duodenum. Vomiting, nausea, no fever, sometimes trouble passing air. Lost appetite. Help?

Small inflammation of both stomach and duodenum. Vomiting, nausea, no fever, sometimes trouble passing air. Lost appetite. Help?

See a doctor: Inflammation is a specific medical diagnosis which would imply that you have seen a doctor and have undergone testing that led to the diagnosis of inflammation. If not, then I would suggest that you do see a doctor and get evaluated for your symptoms. ...Read more

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I am modarate alcoholic iam having duodenum some times I am having hypertention and headache heart burning having feel that I am going to collapse?

I am modarate alcoholic iam having duodenum some times I am having hypertention and headache heart burning having feel that I am going to collapse?

Moderate alcoholic: Alcoholism is a chronic and often progressive disease. "moderate alcoholic" it's like saying "i am slightly pregnant".
Health consequences caused by excessive drinking are:
liver and digestive dysfunction, hbp, risk of cancer, weakened immune system, neurological complications.
Rec.: see a physician and be prepared to discuss any problems that alcohol may be causing. ...Read more

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How and what can cause a stomach to collapse?

How and what can cause a stomach to collapse?

Nothing in it...: If your stomach is devoid of contents (acid/secretions, liquid, food, gas, swallowed air), it may appear smaller than when filled. ...Read more

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If my stomach or duodenum had been perforated during a procedure over a day ago, what would the symptoms be now?

If my stomach or duodenum had been perforated during a procedure over a day ago, what would the symptoms be now?

Unlikely: If you suffered a perforated stomach or duodenum > 24hrs ago, you would likely be hospitalized, in surgery or dead by now. Such perforations lead to sudden severe pain, low blood pressure, then infection, and if untreated, often death. ...Read more

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They saw duodenal atresia in bubs stomach and may of been related to downs but now there is no downs so what happens next?

They saw duodenal atresia in bubs stomach and may of been related to downs but now there is no downs so what happens next?

Duodenal atresia, ...: Or congenital blockage of the duodenum (1st part of the intestine beyond the stomach) can be associated with Down syndrome (trisomy-21) or occur by itself. Surgery is necessary in the first couple of days after birth to open up the duodenum so that the baby can feed and grow. ...Read more

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Patchy hyperaemia noted in stomach, a small chronic ulcer (5-6mm) noted anteriorly in duodenum. What is it and what I have to do?

SO: You have some irritation in linning of you stomach and an ulcer. Follow th edirections of your doctor assuming you received some. ...Read more

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Egd done, was told stomach still have some food, given that, would have they seen the duodenum bulb? Or they will order another egd? Biopsy 4 h.Pl. ..

Egd done, was told stomach still have some food, given that, would have they seen the duodenum bulb? Or they will order another egd? Biopsy 4 h.Pl. ..

Should have seen ok: Most of the time, even if there is some food in the stomach, the endoscopy can be completed and the duodenum visualized adequately. Certainly a biopsy for h.Pylori could be done. If there is a lot of food present often the stomach can't be examined well and the scope may need to be repeated. ...Read more

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What are the primary functions of the stomach, duodenum, and large intestine?

What are the primary functions of the stomach, duodenum, and large intestine?

Digestion: The stomach is responsible for mixing food and preparing it for digestion. The enzymes which break food down into nutrients mix with the food in the duodenum, as does the bile from the liver. The nutrients are absorbed in the small intestine. Everything that is not absorbed travels to the large intestine, where water is absorbed, turning the waste from liquid to solid. ...Read more

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Is it a duodenal or stomach ulcer --whichis more serious?

Is it a duodenal or stomach ulcer --whichis more serious?

Probably stomach: The most commonly ulcerated area in the upper GI tract is in the first part of the small intestine called the duodenum. This pouch empties the stomach and where most ulcers occurs. Stomach ulcers are less common, and if do not heal properly, need to reevaluate. Could be gastric cancer, lymphoma and other possibilities. See the gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of duodenal ulcer vs. A stomach ulcer?

What are the symptoms of duodenal ulcer vs. A stomach ulcer?

About the same: Regardless of size or location, if you really have an ulcer (found by x-ray or endoscopy) please seek doctor's advice. Even small ulcers can bleed (sometimes massively), perforate, obstruct stomach emptying. Sometimes, an ulcer can form in a cancer so to avoid this possibility it is important to make sure at least gastric ulcer actually heals. Relief of ulcer symptoms doesn't always mean healing. ...Read more

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I have a duodenal ulcer can I do stomach or any other kind of exercise??

I have a duodenal ulcer can I do stomach or any other kind of exercise??

Yes: You can exercise even with an a ulcer but do not so sit ups try the treadmill ...Read more

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Can ulcers in the stomach, duodenum, and/or intestines cause these locations to become permeable to any degree?

Yes: Ulcers are the result of the loss of the normal protective lining...Permeability will increase until the ulcer heals. ...Read more

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I am in and out of hospital with server abdominal pain. I'm 23 and don't have periods. In the last 4 years I collapse a lot. Any ideas why?

I am in and out of hospital with server abdominal pain. I'm 23 and don't have periods. In the last 4 years I collapse a lot. Any ideas why?

Need more info: It is hard to offer any advice without knowing what symptoms you've had and what testing has been done and the results. Feel free to contact us with a consult so we can try to help further. Good luck! ...Read more

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I had endoscopy. I have gastritis and mild duodenal villi blunting. Some bile was found in stomach. No celiac disease. What could cause this?

I had endoscopy. I have gastritis and mild duodenal villi blunting. Some bile was found in stomach. No celiac disease. What could cause this?

Many things: Gastritis is inflammaton of your stomach lining and can be caused by chemicals such as bile reflux or medications such as aspirin, nonsteroidal antiinflammatories and some antibiotics like doxcycline. It is also associated with some bacterial infections like helicobacter. Villous blunting can cause malabsorption and can be caused by bacteria li as well as immune causes ...Read more

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What is the risk of having multifocal carcinoid tumors in stomach and duodenal type-1 and what is the latest news about available treatments?

REcurrence: Type I gastric carcinoids are the most common and usually do not metastasize. They require careful surveillance with endoscopic resection for the smaller lesions and antrectomy for multifocal and larger recurrences. Reduction of gastrin levels felt to be helpful. ...Read more

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What's the best alternative to Dexlansoprazole to treat a stomach antrum gastritis + duodenum tiny ulcer? Dexlansoprazole is too expensive here.

What's the best alternative to Dexlansoprazole to treat a stomach antrum gastritis + duodenum tiny ulcer? Dexlansoprazole is too expensive here.

ProtonPump Inhibitor: Dexslansoprazole is a member of the proton pump inhibitor class of medications which effectively reduce stomach acid.
Members of this class of medication with similar effect include omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, rabiprexole. Esomeprazole, and deslansoprazole. ...Read more

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How is a duodenal ulcer different from stomach ulcer?

Location: One is in the small intestine and the other in the stomach. Duodenal ulcers are also more likely to be a consequence of hpylori. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a duodenal ulcer compared to a stomach ulcer?

Relieved by food: Burning epigastric pain 90 min-3 hours after meals relieved by food is probably the most distinguishing symptom of duodenal ulcer. Other symptoms, like weight loss, blood in stool can be seen. Apparently gastric ulcer is made worse by or unrelated to food. ...Read more

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Can I drink milk with a mild stomach antrum gastritis and tiny duodenum ulcer?

Can I drink milk with a mild stomach antrum gastritis and tiny duodenum ulcer?

That sounds fine.: Milk should have no deleterious effect on gastritis nor ulcer. Citrus drinks, like orange juice, would cause some irritation. ...Read more

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What blood vessel supplies the head of the pancreas, the duodenum and the stomach?

What blood vessel supplies the head of the pancreas, the duodenum and the stomach?

Branches-abdom. Aorta: Coeliac artery is the brach from front of abdominal aorta beginning at t12, L1 spine level and its 3 branches -left gastric artery, common hepatic artery and spenic artery give the main arterial supply as branches to pancreas, duodenum and stomach -major part. Part of the duodenum, stomach and pancreas are also supplied by superior mesenteric artery, which is a separate branch of abdominal aorta. ...Read more

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Are extreme bloating and a burning feeling in the center of your abdomen symptoms of a duodenal ulcer?

Are extreme bloating and a burning feeling in the center of your abdomen symptoms of a duodenal ulcer?

Yes they could: These can certainly be symptoms of an ulcer. You should have a thorough exam including an endoscopy as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Collapse (Definition)

Collapse = rapid prostration. ...Read more