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An ulcer on the posterior wall of duodenum -> bleeding from gastroduodenal artery
More likely to perforate (anterior > posterior)
Duodenal Tx: Triple Therapy for H. Pylori
Gastric: Pain Caused by Eating
75% are due to H. Pylori
Increased risk of carcinoma
Biopsy margins to rule out malignancy
Ruptured gastric ulcer on the lesser curvature of stomach -> bleeding from left gastric artery
Tx: Gastric Ulcer Octreotide
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Assessment
Relieved by Defecation
Alternating Diarrhea and Constipation
Sensation of Incomplete Evacuation
More Common in Women
Rule Out Other Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Interventions
Increase Fiber Intake
Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCAs)
Medications for Women
Gastric and Duodenal Ulcers
Serology IgG antibody
Urease Positive Breath Test
2 ABX and PPI
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