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Has anyone had much success with gastrectomy for gastric ulcers?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine

In brief: Less common

For severe cases, gastrectomy is still an option.
But with the advent of acid suppression therapy like proton pump inhibitors, as well endoscopic techniques, such surgeries are not needed as often.

In brief: Less common

For severe cases, gastrectomy is still an option.
But with the advent of acid suppression therapy like proton pump inhibitors, as well endoscopic techniques, such surgeries are not needed as often.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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