Ulcers | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is causing my ulcer?
  • Where is my ulcer?
  • How is an H. pylori infection treated?
  • Am I at risk of getting another ulcer?
  • What medicines are used to treat ulcers, and what are the possible side effects?
  • How long will it take to treat my ulcer?
  • Are ulcers a sign of another health condition?

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Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 01/96