Ulcers of the stomach
What is a ulcers of the stomach ?
An ulcer is a breach on the memhrane lining of any organ such as the stomach. It does not tend to heal quickly.A stomach ulcer is also called a peptic ulcer.It is a small erosion in the gastrointestinal tract.An ulcer is a painful wound. Ulcers form in the stomach or the upper part of the small intestine, called the duodenum. An ulcer in the stomach is also called a gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer.Twenty-five million Americans suffer from ulcers.People of any age may get an ulcer.
What are the symptoms of the ulcers of the stomach ?
Some stomach ulcers are asymptomatic.Symptoms of colic and duodenal ulcer are quite common, hence difficult to deduce, but pain is a common symptom.The most common ulcer symptom is gnawing or burning pain in the abdomen between the breastbone and the navel. if bleeding continues for a long time, it may lead to anemia with weakness and fatigue. If bleeding is heavy, blood may appear in vomit or stool. Stool containing blood may appear tarry or black.
Some other symptoms may include:
What are the causes of the ulcers of the stomach ?
A stomach ulcer may cause by a variety of factors, including -
What are the treatment of the ulcers of the stomach ?
The treatment of the ulcers of the stomach are -
What are the home remedies of the ulcers of the stomach ?
some of the home remedies of the ulcers of the stomach are -
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