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Stomach Duodenal Ulcers
I have a lot of belching and farting
I also have stomach and duodenum ulcers and gastritis
How to fix that?
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
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
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
Possibly: See a gastroenterologist or your primary care doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more
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
I was diagnosed with a large duodenal ulcer that deformed the stomach outlet I continue to have pain and pressure a year later could it be recurrent?
Yes: Recurrent symptoms require endoscopic evaluation to be done/ repeated. ...Read more
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
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
Are extreme bloating and a burning feeling in the center of your abdomen symptoms of a duodenal ulcer?
Can stomach antrum mild gastritis and tiny duodenum ulcer alone make it so difficult to eat normal amount of food without nausea and made me lose 20kg?
Acid production : The precise mechanism by which h. Pylori contributes to duodenal ulcer (du) formation is not totally understood, but the bacteria appears to increased gastric acid secretion causing increased acid in duodenun, the bacteria also elicit a body immune inflammatory response and decrease the mucosal defense mechanisms on the duodenun making the mucosa more vulnerable to acid. ...Read more
Egd post-duodenal ulcer dx. Nothing in duodemun. Showed red spots in stomach and irregular z-line. What might cause this? Could it be an ulcer?
Gastric: Ulcers of the three you list are more likely to be malignant. ...Read more
If they have a gastric ulcer or one in the duodenum, can they have pernicious anemia due to the stomach of duodenum being destroyed somewhere?
Possibly.: Pa is associated with antibodies that attack cells in the stomach. Besides interfering with B12 absorption, the stomach can develop atrophic gastritis, an inflammation of the stomach that results in the loss of all glandular tissue and scarring of the stomach. But ulcers are not a sign of this, and definitely not duodenal ulcers. The B12 problems come first, other stomach issues later. ...Read more
I get really bad pain in my upper abdomen i looked up my symptoms and it's saying an ulcer is it really dangerous if i don't get it look after?
Maybe not ulcer: Get a consultation with your doctor. This may or may not be an ulcer. The treatment is directed to the correct diagnosis. Wrong diagnosis will not be helpful to you. By the way, an ulcer is generally the result of a bacterial problem and it does not solve itself. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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