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What are Main symptoms and sign of stomach ulcer? And what is the epidemology?

What are Main symptoms and sign of stomach ulcer? And what is the epidemology?

Ulcer: With stomach ulcer the pain gets worse with food, with small intestine ulcer the pain is worse while hungry and in the middle of the night.
The most common causes of user is H Pylori infection, Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory medications like Motrin, Smoking and Alcohol. ...Read more

Ulceration (Definition)

Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more


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I have pain in my lower pelvic area, it only happens when I drink 1 cup of coffee (i drink caffeine all day so it isn't that), could this be ulcer?

I have pain in my lower pelvic area, it only happens when I drink 1 cup of coffee (i drink caffeine all day so it isn't that), could this be ulcer?

Are You A Caffiend??: It's probably God's way of suggesting you don't drink one cup of coffee. If that one cup is first thing in the morning, you might be right, some gastric irritation (God knows why you feel it there, but people can feel it in their chest or back, so maybe you're just different). Just cut out the coffee or try a milder blend or have with food. Don't worry about it too much. If it gets worse, see a doc ...Read more

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How serious is an ulcer in the pelvis, antibiotic course finished and pain is no better?

Depends: If you completed antibiotics and the ulcer is still present you would require cultures and wound care management. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have pelvic pain, after drinking a cup of coffee. It can happen right after, or later. I drink caffeine the rest of the day no problems. Ulcer?

Not ulcer: Unlikely ulcer with pelvic pain. May be bladder spasms? Caffeine lowers GABA which leads to excitatory states of smooth muscles. Pelvic pain suggests bladder spasms? If u feel the urge to urinate, then bladder more likely. If u have urge to pass gas or have a BM, then it's the colon being stimulated. If so, work on BM's-stool softeners, hydration, fiber. ...Read more

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Had an ablation in November. Started having debilitating lower pelvic pain and upper abd. Pain at cycle time. Like labor AND ulcer. What can I do?

Had an ablation in November. Started having debilitating lower pelvic pain and upper abd. Pain at cycle time. Like labor AND ulcer. What can I do?

Menstrual cramps: It sounds like menstrual cramps without the actual flow. Ibuprofen, a prostaglandin inhibitor, and a heating pad are good choices for help. Endometrial ablation may stop the flow, but it doesn't stop the pituitary from running the cycle including cramps. If this gets worse talk to your GYN about a more definitive measure of treatment. ...Read more

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Will CT scan abdomen pelvis show ulcer?

Will CT scan abdomen pelvis show ulcer?

Possible,: Maybe, but an upper GI series with barium is better, and endoscopy is the best way to look for an ulcer. ...Read more

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I have rectal ulcer with rectal prolapse am taking pentasa (mesalamine) for 3 months but my doctor advise me to do pelvic floor exercises why? And how to do it?

I have rectal ulcer with rectal prolapse am taking pentasa (mesalamine) for 3 months but my doctor advise me to do pelvic floor exercises why? And how to do it?

Pelvic strengthen: You have rectal prolapse. Your doctor wants you to strengthen your supporting muscles so perhaps your prolapse will not recur. Ask your doctor for help and use your local library for pelvis exercise books. If it recurs you may need surgery. Try amazon books? Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Can a CT scan of the abdomen/pelvis without contrast detect colon cancer and ulcers?

Can a CT scan of the abdomen/pelvis without contrast detect colon cancer and ulcers?

CT Scan Findings: Ct scan is not the best study to detect colon cancer or ulcers. Although a ct scan may show a large sized colon cancer, the sensitivity of this is greatly reduced without the administration of oral contrast. Ulcers are typically not seen on ct scan. The best diagnostic study for both of these would be an endoscopy and colonoscopy. ...Read more

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Constant pain of joints. Fingers, neck, pelvic bone, behind knees. Get anxiety in morning gearing up to face another day of pain. No nsaids. Have ulcer?

Constant pain of joints. Fingers, neck, pelvic bone, behind knees. Get anxiety in morning gearing up to face another day of pain. No nsaids. Have ulcer?

Please do the labs: Please ask your pcp to run tests for inflammation process keeping in mind differential arthritis/Reynolds/thyroid/infection. Also cortisol am could be informative. Thanks ...Read more

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My left pelvic bone is swollen. Can't use nsaids due to ulcers. No UTI. No uterus/ovaries from stage 4 endometriosis. Hard to bend over & poop. Why?

My left pelvic bone is swollen. Can't use nsaids due to ulcers. No UTI. No uterus/ovaries from stage 4 endometriosis. Hard to bend over & poop. Why?

Should get checked: Could be from either new/persistent endometriosis or adhesions from prior endometriosis surgery/surgeries. If can't poop or pass gas that may be a sign of bowel obstruction/blockage and should be evaluated emergently ...Read more

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What is the symptom of ulcer in general?

Upper abdominal pain: Epigastric pain is the most common symptom of both gastric and duodenal ulcers. It is characterized by a gnawing or burning sensation and occurs after meals—classically, shortly after meals with gastric ulcer and 2-3 hours afterward with duodenal ulcer. Food or antacids relieve the pain of duodenal ulcers but provide minimal relief of gastric ulcer pain. ...Read more

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What could be the symptoms of an ulcer in women?

Stomach ulcer: You can experience pain with eating and start to develop black, tarry stools. ...Read more

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What is tongue ulcer and its symptoms?

What is tongue ulcer and its symptoms?

Can you tell me more: A tongue ulcer could be caused from an irritation, such as from rubbing a sharp piece of a worn or broken tooth. It is usually very sore, and irritated more by hot or spicy foods.
A sore tongue can also be associated with a condition called 'burning mouth syndrome.'
it is a good idea to try to find out the cause of the problem. A mild medicine painted right on the area may help the discomfort. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of diabetic ulcers?

What are the symptoms of diabetic ulcers?

Diabetic ulcers: This is great question in order to make the point that you just might have no symptoms. Diabetic patients may have neurological problems and have no feeling for an ulcer that would otherwise be painful. Other symptoms could be drainage pain color swelling and systemic signs of infection such as fever and chills. ...Read more

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What's the symptoms of an esophageal ulcer?

What's the symptoms of an esophageal ulcer?

Pain: Generally ulcerated esophagus is painful, especially with swallowing food, even liquids. Pain may be in chest, referred to back or between the ribs or upper abdomen. May also have difficulty swallowing-food gets stuck going down. Can lead to weight loss. ...Read more

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I wanted to ask whether the symptoms of gall stones and ulcer are same?

I wanted to ask whether the symptoms of gall stones and ulcer are same?

No: While both maybe after meals, ulcers respond to sufficient anti ulcer therapillstonedfo not. Ruq or epigastricpain in attacks that ase associated with nausea and vomiting suggest gallbladder- get an ultrasound-if neg get an UGI endoscopy. ...Read more

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Could stress cause an ulcer in a woman in her mid 20s? What are the symptoms?

Could stress cause an ulcer in a woman in her mid 20s? What are the symptoms?

Yes: Ulcers in the twenties are common. It could be an infection, stress, genetic vulnerability, food, other illness, and so on. Go to your family physician and get a basic, thorough evaluation. If no other serious condition is found, a trial of antacids may very well clear this up. Some ulcers are bacterial in origin, and a regimen of antibiotics for a few weeks may clear that up. ...Read more

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How is it guessed if a patient has gastritis or ulcer? How do symptoms differ from each other?

How is it guessed if a patient has gastritis or ulcer? How do symptoms differ from each other?

Severity of symptoms: Gastritis is inflammation/swelling of the stomach lining. If it is severe enough it can lead to damage of the surface leading to erosion and an ulcer crater
Ulcers are more painful and longer to heal ...Read more

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What are early nsaid induced ulcer symptoms? Will just stopping meds fix it or do I need to see a Dr?

What are early nsaid induced ulcer symptoms? Will just stopping meds fix it or do I need to see a Dr?

Indigestion: Nausea, burning after taking NSAIDS can be a symptom of irritation. Stopping the meds or taking an antacid like Tums or Zantac (ranitidine) can help. If the symptoms don't resolve in several days best to see your primary care. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my child has oral ulcers and is neutropenic all recuring what are these symptoms of?

What do you suggest if my child has oral ulcers and is neutropenic all recuring what are these symptoms of?

Cyclic neutropenia: This reminds me of a poorly understood affliction that I don't ever see called cyclic neutropenia. I would send a kid off to see a pediatric hematologist or infectious disease specialist to get confirmation and a plan of action. ...Read more

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Had egd October 2016 said I had the start of an ulcer now am having ulcer symptoms should I have another scope to see if ulcer is back?

Had egd October 2016 said I had the start of an ulcer now am having ulcer symptoms should I have another scope to see if ulcer is back?

Depends: Hi JessiKenis,
Sorry to hear that you are feeling poorly. It is not always necessary to repeat EGD for recurrent ulcer symptoms. It can be helpful to repeat, although in some cases, it is also appropriate to initiate a trial period of medical management only. There are many factors to consider and it really just depends on the unique details of the initial workup. Hope this was helpful. ...Read more

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I googled ulcer and read the symptoms but it doesn't say anything about diarrhea anywhere. Do you think I could have something else? Havingstomachpain

I googled ulcer and read the symptoms but it doesn't say anything about diarrhea anywhere. Do you think I could have something else? Havingstomachpain

See below: A rare condition that causes both ulcers and diarrhea is Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. See this site for more information on this topic.

http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/zollinger-ellison-syndrome/basics/definition/CON-20024097 ...Read more

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I been having recurrent aphtous ulcers for many years. Otherwise no other symptoms or past medical history. Pls give advice on reducing the frequency?

I been having recurrent aphtous ulcers for many years. Otherwise no other symptoms or past medical history. Pls give advice on reducing the frequency?

Check for trigger: Recurrent aphtous ulcers or canker sores can be caused by a number of triggers or initiators. These lesions are not bacterial or viral origin. Stress, trama, weakening from illness, food additives or colorings or flavoring, wine, nuts, etc. You should journal your food and drink intake, habits, and dates to determine if these occur after certain times or job or school schedules, or intake. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of stomach ulcers?

What are symptoms of stomach ulcers?

Pain: Pain in the center of your stomach, empty/burning feeling, often worse at night and on an empty stomach. Can improve with eating some foods and with acid reducing drugs (tums, pepcid, (famotidine) etc). Symptoms can come and go.
Severe symptoms (see your doctor!): vomiting blood, black stool or stool that looks like tar, weight loss, nausea/vomiting. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of stomach ulcers?

What are the symptoms of stomach ulcers?

Sxs: Symptoms of ulcers can include pain in the upper part of the abdomen or in the chest; feeling full easily; nausea and possibly vomiting (which can contain blood). The pain can wake a person from sleep at night. The person may feel hungry often (like one hour to several hours after eating). This can be accompanied by weight loss and fatigue. If an ulcer is in the stomach, eating can make it feel. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of an ulcer?

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What are symptoms of an ulcer?

Pain, bleeding, etc: Where is ulcer? If you have ulcer on your foot, your foot might hurt, turn red, have foul smelling pus draining, and feel hot to touch. Same goes for any skin ulcer anywhere on body incl mucous membranes. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/peptic-ulcer/ds00242 for info re ulcer in stomach. Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/ulcerative-colitis/ds00598 for info re ulcerative colitis. ...Read more

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What is the symptoms of ulcer?

I presume you mean: Stomach or gastric ulcer (there can be ulcerations of skin wounds, in the mouth, etc)? Burning pain in the lower chest or upper abdomen, often relieved with eating, along with nausea, indigestion, burping or vomiting are all symptoms of gastric ulcer. The pain can be dull and more generalized over the add omen. Also, signs of bleeding. .. vomiting/coughing blood or black stools. Stay well:) ...Read more

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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