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Flashcards in GI ulcers Deck (5)
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1

Pain is better when you eat and worse before meals- may have nocturnal pain

Duodenal ulcer

2

Pain is worse with eating and right after meals

gastric ulcer

3

Top 2 causes of PUD

1) H. Pylori
2) Chronic NSAID use
3) Zollinger Ellison syndrome

4

Zollinger Ellison syndrome can cause ulceration where

gastrinoma in pancreas or duodenum

5

What kind of tumor does Zollinger-Ellison cause an increase of

Gastrin producing tumor