Causes and Symptoms of Peptic Ulcer

In this article we will discuss about the various Causes and Symptoms of Peptic Ulcer. So,lets get started.

Causes

H.pylori infection

Long term pain killers or NSAIDs usage

Other factors include

High Stress level

Smoking

Alcoholism

Eating Spicy foods

Sign and Symptoms

Burning and Dull Abdominal Pain

Bloating

Point epigastric tenderness at the site of ulcer i.e duodenal or gastric ulcer

Dark stool

Loss of Appetite

Nausea

Weight loss

Heartburn

Vomiting that may contain blood

Anemia

Frequent Burping

In the next article we will discuss about treatment of peptic ulcer.

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