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Gastric or Duodenal Ulcers
Gastric or peptic ulcers are erosions in the stomach or duodenum, which is the first part of the
small intestine.
Possible Causes and Contributing Factors:
Excess or insufficient production of HCL
Biliary and/or pancreatic dysfunction
Bacterial infection (helicobacter pylori)
Pyloric or ileocecal valve dysfunction
Stress (physical or psychological)
Inflammation from food allergy/sensitivity resulting in ulceration
Aspirin abuse, severe trauma or chronic illness
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