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   Conditions:

      Alternative Medicine
      Barrett's Esophagus
      Biliary Tract Diseases
      Bowel Dysfunction
      Celiac Disease
      Colon Cancer
      Constipation
      Crohn's Disease
      Diarrhea
      Diet and Nutrition
      Gallstones
      Gas
      GERD
      Gluten Intolerance
      Heartburn
      Hepatitis
      Hiatus Hernia
      Irritable Bowel (IBS)
      Indigestion
      Liver Disease
      Pancreatic Diseases
      Stress Reduction
      Ulcerative Colitis  
      Ulcers
   
    Procedures:

      Colonoscopy
      Endoscopy
      Liver Biopsy
 

Ulcers

Peptic Ulcers are now known to be mostly caused by Helicobacter Pylori bacteria, but other factors also participate. Diagnosis using endoscopy and biopsy has led to advances in treatment.


If you have questions about ulcers in your GI tract, please call [415-674-5200] or email me to make an appointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Links

  
AAFP* on Ulcers

  Wikipedia on Peptic Ulcers

  WebMD on Peptic Ulcers

  NIDDK on Ulcers

  Medline Plus on Ulcers

* AAFP: American Association of Family Physicians


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