Duodenal ulcer - a chronic disease
where in the duodenal wall formed more or
less deep defect - an ulcer that heals with
scar formation (as opposed to erosion -
surface defect of the mucous membrane).
The disease is characterized by undulating course with alternating periods of
exacerbation and the temporary absence of
Duodenal ulcer is one of the most frequent pathologies of the
gastrointestinal tract and is often combined
with a stomach ulcer.
Men ulcers in the duodenum are formed
several times more often than women.
How to treat
Methods of treatment
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Symptoms of duodenal ulcer
During the temporary disappearance of the
symptoms of the disease there are no
During exacerbation of duodenal ulcer patients
experience the following symptoms:
syndrome, which is one of the main and
the main features of duodenal ulcer.
The pain is localized (located) in the
epigastric region or above the navel.
For duodenal ulcers are characterized by
pain, appearing on an empty stomach or 2-3
hours after a meal ("hungry" pain), often at
night ("night" pain).
"Night" Pain associated with increased
formation of hydrochloric acid in the
stomach at night.
Decreases pain after eating.
Sometimes the pain radiates (sends) a blade
in the back, in the region of the heart.
Increased pain cause: error in the diet, overeating,
alcohol, stress, certain medications,
hormones ("steroid ulcer");
of exacerbations of the disease.
For peptic ulcer disease is characterized by an
exacerbation of symptoms in the spring and
autumn, while in the summer and winter
months the symptoms subside or absent;
vomiting, bringing relief (sometimes cause
vomiting patients especially);
constipation (no stool for several days or
weeks), sometimes blood in the stool;
irritability, low mood and sleep;
loss (despite a good appetite).