Peptic Ulcer

The sore that develops in the lining of the stomach, lower esophagus, or duodenum (upper part of the intestine) is called a peptic ulcer. It can result from infection with H.pylori bacteria, indiscriminate use of painkillers, smoking, alcoholism, and radiation therapy. The symptoms include nausea, stomach pain, blood in stools, chest pain, and vomiting.

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I have stomach pain and swollen ankles. What could be the problem?

Query: Hello Doctor, Since 1 month I have been suffering from stomach problem. Whenever I eat something, I immediately have stomach pain and pass stools. There is swelling in both the ankles. I feel weak. What could be the problem?  Read Full »


Dr. Arul

Answer: Hi,  Welcome to icliniq.com. The stomach ache may be due to peptic ulcer. If the pain increases after consuming food, then the location of ulcer is in the stomach. Hence, such patients hesitate to eat food despite hunger. On the other hand, if the abdominal pain is seen before food and the pain su...  Read Full »

I get frequent severe stomach pain with chest pain. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, My age is 52. I am facing gastric problems. This becomes severe in every 15-20 days. Followed by severe stomach pain and further chest pain. I have consulted doctor regarding this but according to them there is no serious issue. But I feel the pain is very high. I have already remo...  Read Full »


Subharanjini Ramesh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.co. What exactly do you eat? Do you follow the food timings? What time exactly you get the pain? Why is that you get pain only after 15-20 days? What about other days? Have you reached your menopause? Or do you get pain during your periods time? Please get back with the det...  Read Full »

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