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Gastric ulcer and barrett's esophagus. Any connection between the two?

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Dr. Enrique Molina
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Gastric acid

If you have gastric acid hypersecretion (too much gastric acid), you may develop gastric ulcers, and if this acid goes up to the esophagus for a long time, you can develop barrett's esophagus.

In brief: Gastric acid

If you have gastric acid hypersecretion (too much gastric acid), you may develop gastric ulcers, and if this acid goes up to the esophagus for a long time, you can develop barrett's esophagus.
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