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Who is more likely to be affected by peptic ulcer disease?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Someone taking NSAID

The 2 most common causes of stomach or duodenal 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: Someone taking NSAID

The 2 most common causes of stomach or duodenal 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.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: High stress

High stress individuals and those with family history.

In brief: High stress

High stress individuals and those with family history.
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