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Dr. Scott Bolhack
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Ulcer (Definition)

An ulcer is a discontinuity or a break in a body membrane that impedes the normal functioning of the organ of which that membrane is a part. Ulcers are further classified by their location. Ulcers are usually caused by infections, excessive acid production, stress, ...Read more


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Can I use a abb belt with a raw ulcer?

Can I use a abb belt with a raw ulcer?

No: Definitely do not use the abb belt until your ulcer is fully healed. The lesion will not heal if you continue using it. ...Read more

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How fast can ulcers grow if left untreated?

How fast can ulcers grow if left untreated?

Fast: Ulcers can grow deeper if left untreated. This can lead to deep infections, abscesses, bone infections and eventually gangrene. You should have this checked out quickly to avoid loss of limb. ...Read more

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Can you provide any tips on dealing with ulcer pain problems?

Can you provide any tips on dealing with ulcer pain problems?

Several.: First be sure you have an ulcer! carafate suspension or tablets; h2 blockers ( rantidine, cimetidine), antacids, and finally proton pump inhibitors, nexium, (esomeprazole) prilosec, etc. All can work. ...Read more

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I have an ulcer and havent been able to keep anything down lately...what could that mean?

I have an ulcer and havent been able to keep anything down lately...what could that mean?

See PCP/GI: That means you need to see a gastroenterologist soon, if you haven't already and need some medication to calm down the nausea and vomiting which can happen with many different disorders. Your PCP dr can prescribe medication to help. It's a good place to start. It is probably not cancer, but best to check. Time for endoscopy. ...Read more

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What do skin ulcers look like?

What do skin ulcers look like?

SKIN ULCERS: SKIN ULCERS LOOK LIKE LITTLE SAUCER-LIKE DEPRESSIONS IN THE SKIN. OFTEN FOLLOWS SEVERE ACNE ...Read more

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How long does gastritis or ulcers last?

How long does gastritis or ulcers last?

It depends: It will last until changes to diet is made or treated with medication or the underlying cause is treated. ...Read more

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Can exercise help heal a diabetic ulcer?

Can exercise help heal a diabetic ulcer?

Exercise diabeties: A diabetic ulcer is often on the bottom of feet so that exercise would not be what we encourage; quite the contrary, we spend great efforts with these types of ulcers to relieve pressure with casts and boots and special shoes. ...Read more

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Ulceration (Definition)

An ulcer is a discontinuity or a break in a bodily membrane that impedes the organ of which that membrane is a part from continuing its normal functions. Ulcers are further classified by their location, for example; ...Read more


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Donnatal (Definition)

Donnatal is an anti-ulcer agent which is a ...Read more