Peptic ulcer disease is a condition in which painful sores or ulcers develop in the stomach or the first part of the small intestine (duodenum). A thick layer of mucus protects the stomach from the effect of its digestive juices. Various conditions can reduce this protective layer, allowing stomach acid to damage the tissue. There are three types of peptic ulcers; gastric ulcers, esophageal ulcers, and duodenal ulcers with varying presentations and treatment options.Leading physician specialist, Dr. Chanu Dasari is an expert in various treatment modalities of peptic ulcer disease which allows his patients to live a healthy life. Dr. Dasari is a top Peptic ulcer disease specialist and provides his patients effective treatments with high success rates.
The common signs & symptoms of Peptic ulcer disease include:
Note: Some people with ulcers don’t experience any symptoms.
In severe cases, symptoms can include:
Risk factors include:
Risk of getting Peptic ulcer due to NSAID use increase if you:
Dr. Dasari treats peptic ulcer patients at his clinic in Henderson. During your consultation, Dr. Dasari will provide the most effective treatment option for your symptoms. He may advise you to avoid certain types of foods, liquids and medications which aggravate peptic ulcer disease.
Medications indicated for treating Peptic ulcer disease:
Invasive procedures like endoscopy are indicated in long standing cases not responding to medications. Peptic ulcer disease has adverse effects on the lifestyle of patients. If you are experiencing any of the symptoms of Peptic ulcer disease, it is highly recommended to consult Dr. Dasari at his Henderson clinic for prompt evaluation, early diagnosis, and precise treatments.