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peptic ulcer

Noun1.peptic ulcer - an ulcer of the mucous membrane lining of the alimentary tract
Pronunciation: (PEP-tik UL-sur)

A sore in the lining of the esophagus, stomach, or duodenum. Usually caused by the bacterium Helicobacter pylori. An ulcer in the stomach is a gastric ulcer; an ulcer in the duodenum is a duodenal ulcer.

peptic ulcer
duodenal ulcer, gastric ulcer, peptic ulceration, ulcer, ulceration
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