non-ulcer dyspepsia


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functional dyspepsia

Dyspepsia without endoscopic or histologic evidence of an organic disease to explain the symptoms.

non-ulcer dyspepsia

GI disease A condition characterized by ulcer Sx in absence of ulceration; 30-60% of dyspeptics have no demonstrable gross lesions Clinical Sx range from a classic duodenal ulcer–epigastric burning 1-3 hrs after meals, relieved by food or alkali to functional indigestion–bloating, belching, fullness, and nausea, not relieved by antacids and worsened by meals; fat intolerance is common Endoscopy The duodenal mucosa demonstrates edema, erythema, petechial hemorrhage, erosions. See GERD. Cf Dumping syndrome.
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This finding is close to the findings observed in a study by rose ashinedu ugiagbe, where dyspepsia was observed in 55.5%9 and 40.4% had non-ulcer dyspepsia. In another study by Iqbal Haider et al, non ulcer dyspepsia was present in 26%10.
pylori play in dyspepsia and non-ulcer dyspepsia: Arguments for and against H.
Distribution of vacA alleles and cagA status of Helicobacter pylori in peptic ulcer disease and non-ulcer dyspepsia. Clin Microbiol Infect 2004; 10 : 1102-4.
(5-8) Although randomized, controlled clinical trials have shown no or marginal benefits for patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia, other studies have suggested a reduction in symptoms and health care costs following the treatment of Hpylori in patients with uninvestigated dyspepsia.
Systematic review and economic evaluation of Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment for non-ulcer dyspepsia. Br Med J 2000;321:659-64.
Psychologische faktoren der non-ulcer dyspepsia (NDU).
Systemic and local antibody responses to gastric Campylobacter pyloridis and non-ulcer dyspepsia. Gut 1986;27:642-7.
What happens to patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia after endoscopy?
pylori infection is related to non-ulcer dyspepsia [11, 12] and gastric neoplasia, in particular adenocarcinoma and lymphoma of the `mucosa associated lymphoid tissue' (MALT lymphoma) [13-16].
Campylobacter associated gastritis in patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia. J Clin Pathol.
[4,5] The symptoms of dyspepsia most commonly results from 1 of the 4 underlying disorders: peptic ulcer disease, GERD, functional disorders (Non-ulcer Dyspepsia), malignancy.

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