perforated ulcer

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per·fo·rat·ed ul·cer

an ulcer extending through the wall of an organ.

per·fo·rat·ed ul·cer

(pĕr'fŏr-āt-ĕd ŭl'sĕr)
An ulcer extending through the wall of an organ.
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7) Gene Vincent grave at Eternal Valley Memorial Park, Santa Clarita: In 1971, the leather-jacketed singer of ``Be-Bop-A-Lula'' saw his luck run out in Newhall, where he died of a bleeding ulcer.
President Boris Yeltsin was taken to hospital with an acute bleeding ulcer yesterday, according to the Kremlin, which said he was in stable condition.
Following surgery to repair the injury, she remained in critical condition for more than five weeks, battling pneumonia, multiple infections and a bleeding ulcer.
Pat Joe Walsh, 75, from Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan, died from a bleeding ulcer last October after a day-long search to find him a bed failed.
Both tests work best in patients not being treated with an antisecretory drug, and in those who do not have a bleeding ulcer, atrophic gastritis, or a MALT lymphoma.
For example, a patient with a bleeding ulcer might receive 10 units of blood, as opposed to the 12 units the doctor ordered, said Sporny.
The Carrickmacross man was also treated for a bleeding ulcer and several days later, when he appeared to be recovering, he was transferred to Monaghan General Hospital for physiotherapy.
Doctors were unable to carry out life-saving surgery to stem his bleeding ulcer because of budget cuts.
He reportedly had breathing difficulties and a bleeding ulcer.
Mr Walsh, from Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan, was brought to the hospital with a bleeding ulcer and a chest and kidney infection.
Harmonica virtuoso William Clarke, who went from blue-collar machinist to international blues star, died Sunday in Fresno from complications of a bleeding ulcer.