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Can peptic ulcer disease lead to cancer?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Rarely

Peptic ulcers and stomach cancer are both caused, in part, by helicobacter infection.
A stomach cancer may present as an ulcer. A bona fide peptic almost never turns into cancer.

In brief: Rarely

Peptic ulcers and stomach cancer are both caused, in part, by helicobacter infection.
A stomach cancer may present as an ulcer. A bona fide peptic almost never turns into cancer.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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