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61 Possible Causes for Prepyloric Ulcer

  • Duodenal Ulcer

    Patients with prepyloric ulcers had a risk of gastric cancer that was close to the expected value.[nejm.org] An upper endoscopy was also performed at the time of ERCP and revealed a large prepyloric gastric ulcer extending into the duodenal bulb where there was a 30 30 mm perforated[sages.org] Obstruction Long-standing duodenal or prepyloric ulcers may cause gastric outlet obstruction.[surgwiki.com]

  • Prepyloric Ulcer

    Sucralfate is safe and as effective as cimetidine in the short-term treatment of prepyloric ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Endoscopy revealed this 1 cm prepyloric ulcer, which was no longer bleeding.[endoatlas.com] Abstract In a double-blind controlled study eight-two patients with duodenal or prepyloric ulcer were treated with either 100 mg of 150 mg ranitidine twice daily.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Peptic Ulcer

    Duodenal ulcers and some prepyloric gastric ulcers are associated with an increased amount or hyperacidity of the gastric juice.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] While it is known that gastric hydrochloric acid and pepsin are responsible for ulcer formation, it is not known why mucosal resistance to them should become impaired.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Zollinger Ellison Syndrome

    Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) is caused by gastrin-secreting tumors called gastrinomas. Patients commonly present with peptic ulcer disease and may have recurrent, multiple, and atypically located ulcers, e.g. in the jejunum. Alternatively, severe diarrhea may be the only presenting symptom. Patients with multiple[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastric Ulcer

    On admission, clinical assessment suggested a visceral perforation and an urgent CT scan demonstrated a perforated prepyloric ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with prepyloric ulcers had a risk of gastric cancer that was close to the expected value.[nejm.org] She had a background of ulcerative colitis managed surgically at the age of 18 years with panproctocolectomy and permanent ileostomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Duodenal Disease

    […] of the stomach (prepyloric and pyloric) than ulcers located in lower portion of the stomach (prepyloric and pyloric) than ulcers located in upper portion of the stomach ([kjim.org] Patients with prepyloric ulcers had a risk of gastric cancer that was close to the expected value.[nejm.org] Obstruction Long-standing duodenal or prepyloric ulcers may cause gastric outlet obstruction.[surgwiki.com]

  • Eosinophilic Gastritis

    At this point of time, upper GI endoscopy showed prepyloric clean-based ulcer 1 1 cm with positive rapid urease test.[jdeonline.in] One month later, upper GI endoscopy showed no change in the size of the prepyloric ulcer with positive rapid urease test.[jdeonline.in] On follow-up endoscopy, ulcer in the prepyloric site was persistent with no sign of healing and positive rapid urease test.[jdeonline.in]

  • Cushing Ulcer

    This is the most common etiology of type 3 ulcers, or prepyloric ulcers. Further Reading Peptic Ulcer - What are Peptic Ulcers?[news-medical.net] -- except in prepyloric ulcer Highly selective vagotomy.[gog.net.nz] Obstruction Long-standing duodenal or prepyloric ulcers may cause gastric outlet obstruction.[surgwiki.com]

  • Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding

    Benign prepyloric ulcer accounted for 6.41% cases and concomitant duodenal ulcer and benign pyloric ulcer were seen in 3.61%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The commonest cause of UGIB was duodenal ulcer (DU) which accounted for 57.57% cases. Portal hypertension was responsible for bleed in only 12.83%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastritis

    It is apparent that prepyloric local gastritis is slightly less frequent in occurrence than duodenal ulcer, but is more than twice as frequent as gastric ulcer.[pubs.rsna.org]

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