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A peptic ulcer, also known as PUD or peptic ulcer disease, is an ulcer (defined as mucosal erosions equal to or greater than 0.5 cm) of an area of the gastrointestinal tract that is usually acidic and thus extremely painful.
Breastfeeding and better hygiene may protect against peptic ulcer bacterium infection

Breastfeeding and better hygiene may protect against peptic ulcer bacterium infection

Pathogen study could provide new insights on gene regulation

Pathogen study could provide new insights on gene regulation

U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX

U.S. Court rules in Merck's favor in Flemings case involving FOSAMAX

Experimental study shows beneficial effects of Vardenafil on NSAID-induced gastric ulcer

Experimental study shows beneficial effects of Vardenafil on NSAID-induced gastric ulcer

Study: Short-term use of COX-2 inhibitors may help prevent gastric cancer

Study: Short-term use of COX-2 inhibitors may help prevent gastric cancer

Shire receives European approval for FOSRENOL

Shire receives European approval for FOSRENOL

University neurologists launch multiple sclerosis research study

University neurologists launch multiple sclerosis research study

Incisionless operation for stomach ulcers may soon move into human trials

Incisionless operation for stomach ulcers may soon move into human trials

Shire publishes efficacy study results of FOSRENOL and Renagel

Shire publishes efficacy study results of FOSRENOL and Renagel

Careful follow-up after eradication therapy for peptic ulcer needed

Careful follow-up after eradication therapy for peptic ulcer needed

Results from COGENT clinical trial presented at TCT symposium

Results from COGENT clinical trial presented at TCT symposium

GI Company's Phase II study demonstrates safety of rhITF oral spray formulation

GI Company's Phase II study demonstrates safety of rhITF oral spray formulation

Initial results of the CURRENT-OASIS 7 clinical trial due for release

Initial results of the CURRENT-OASIS 7 clinical trial due for release

FDA issues final approval for manufacturing and marketing Ranbaxy's Glycopyrrolate tablets

FDA issues final approval for manufacturing and marketing Ranbaxy's Glycopyrrolate tablets

Peptic ulcer bacterium alters the body's defence system

Peptic ulcer bacterium alters the body's defence system

Costs of digestive diseases grown to more than $141 billion a year

Costs of digestive diseases grown to more than $141 billion a year

Researchers assess safety of bismuth compounds for treatment peptic ulcer disease

Researchers assess safety of bismuth compounds for treatment peptic ulcer disease

An ideal therapy for peptic ulcer disease

An ideal therapy for peptic ulcer disease

Free drug samples may end up costing uninsured more

Free drug samples may end up costing uninsured more

Medical research is essential to improving the economy and bettering lives

Medical research is essential to improving the economy and bettering lives