The Indonesian Journal of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Digestive Endoscopy
Vol 16, No 3 (2015): VOLUME 16, NUMBER 3, December 2015

Peptic Ulcer Disease Different Pathogenesis of Duodenal and Gastric Ulcer

Wibawa, I Dewa Nyoman (Unknown)
Koncoro, Hendra (Unknown)

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Publish Date
01 Dec 2015


Despite decrease frequency of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) due to eradication therapy, peptic ulcer disease as a manifestation of this infection is still remain a health burden. Understanding the physiology of gastric acid secretion and its alteration by H. pylori induced inflammation will aid physician in differentiating peptic ulcer disease based on its location. Duodenal ulcer and gastric ulcer disease are two common condition that usually found in peptic ulcer. Recognition of symptoms and its pathogenesis may lead physician to understand the fate of each condition in the future. This article reviews concept of peptic ulcer pathogenesis according to ulcer etiology.

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The Indonesian Journal of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Digestive Endoscopy is an academic journal which has been published since 2000 and owned by 3 Societies: The Indonesian Society of Gastroenterology; Indonesian Association for the Study of the Liver; The Indonesian Society for Digestive ...