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What happens if I develop a peptic ulcer?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree

In brief: It depends

You may have pain, nausea, vomiting, bleeding or no symptoms.
The 2 most common causes of peptic ulcers are infection with the helicobacter pylori bacteria and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, meloxicam, etc.

In brief: It depends

You may have pain, nausea, vomiting, bleeding or no symptoms.
The 2 most common causes of peptic ulcers are infection with the helicobacter pylori bacteria and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, meloxicam, etc.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics

In brief: Pain

You will experience pain often between meals.
Better with food. Better with ilk. If bad they bleed and can turn stool black. Usually form high stress. If you are concerned be evaluated.

In brief: Pain

You will experience pain often between meals.
Better with food. Better with ilk. If bad they bleed and can turn stool black. Usually form high stress. If you are concerned be evaluated.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
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