Gastric ulcer means: The stomach ulcer is a hole in the stomach lining.
The stomach cells secrete acidic digestive juices that can corrode the skin. Ulcer
Formation is due to H. Pyloridus bacteria, an anti-inflammatorybacterium in the stomach.
Taking medications and smoking cigarettes. The presence of or severity of ulcer pain does not necessarily correlate.
Gravity of ulceration The diagnosis is done with barium-x-rays or by using a viewing device.
Tube was inserted through the throat and into the stomach for endoscopy.
(in Medical Dictionary)
What else does Gastric ulcer mean?
A stomach ulcer is a condition that occurs in the mucous membrane.
(in Merlin Dictionary)