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So the "books" say pain better with eating=duodenal ulcer, worse with eating=gastric ulcer. What does the "everyday medical practice" say?
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: The same but...
The treatment for both types of ulcers is the same as long as the ulcers aren't bleeding.
Serious ulcer can require surgical intervention.

In brief: The same but...
The treatment for both types of ulcers is the same as long as the ulcers aren't bleeding.
Serious ulcer can require surgical intervention.
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