How to use Ulcers in a sentence
These changes are found in senile wasting, in metaplasia of cartilage, in many tumours, especially mixed growths of the parotid gland and testicle, and in various inflammatory granulation ulcers.
It is used in the dressing of_ foul ulcers.
The effects of the nitrate being both astringent and stimulating as well as bactericidal, solutions of it are used to paint indolent ulcers.
It was concluded that venous leg ulcers treated with a four-layer bandage healed more quickly than those treated with a short-stretch bandage.
A postgraduate meeting of doctors, dentists and pharmacists included information on management of mouth ulcers and oral candida in primary care.Advertisement
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Among them are ulcerations in the mouth, inflammation of the tongue, peptic ulcers and chronic diarrhea.
She will not see their eroding tooth enamel, or their ulcers, the dehydration or electrolyte imbalance.
Outcome measures The primary endpoint was complete healing of all the ulcers on the trial leg.
These two soft palate ulcers, both surrounded by marked erythema, were the only mucosal lesions in this patient.Advertisement
The condition can range in severity from minor discomfort to the onset of ulcers or even gangrene.
For the treatment of NSAID-associated gastric ulcers, duodenal ulcers or gastroduodenal erosions The recommended dosage of Losec is 20 mg once daily.
Most people will not have any problems however H.Pylori can cause gastritis (inflammation of the stomach ), gastric ulcers.
Anyone who has had severe indigestion or peptic ulcers in the past should avoid using NSAIDs.
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He was diagnosed as suicidal, and suffered from ulcers, depression, insomnia and constant headaches, for which he was heavily medicated.
An example of (2) would be a study of risk factors for uveal melanoma, or corneal ulcers.
Do not use the slant board if you are pregnant, or have high blood pressure, stomach ulcers or heavy menstruation.
Patients also face a long-term risk of getting persistent swelling or ulcers in their leg.
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The doctor may examine your abdomen, or look for the blistering rash on your skin, and check for mouth ulcers.
There is also a useful diagram showing how bacteria cause peptic ulcers.
Mouth ulcers are small painful sores that occur on the tongue or the lips and cheeks.
About peptic ulcers An ulcer in the stomach is called a gastric or stomach ulcer.
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The time to heal the ulcers was then measured.
Vitamin C as ascorbic acid may aggravate stomach ulcers if used in high levels.
Four patients, out of eleven with venous disease, also had venous leg ulcers at the start of treatment.
Clinical data exists that looked at rates of wound healing in diabetic foot ulcers during a 12-week period.
The patient's heel is lifted free of the bed, eliminating the risk of skin necrosis which may lead to decubitus ulcers.
Causes pressure ulcers tend to develop on areas of the body that have little body fat to cover them.
This is always available at the hospital where conditions such as recurrent uveitis, non-healing ulcers and ocular penetrating injuries are routinely seen.
Lord Lister's discoveries brought these new methods to bear with a certainty and a celerity previously undreamed of; and many visceral maladies, such as visceral ulcers, disease of the pancreas, stone of the kidney or gall-bladder, perityphlitis, ovarian dropsy, which in the earlier part of the 19th century were either fatal or crippling, are now taken promptly and safely in hand, and dealt with successfully.
The exact way H. pylori causes ulcers in some infected people is not clear.
Some people have them recurring continually, but others have just one or two ulcers every year.
An infusion of the plant was used both locally as a wash and internally as a remedy for scrofulous ulcers.
Cats carrying the virus may not have any symptoms or may have mouth ulcers or ' snotty noses ' which never get better.
Venous stasis ulcers represent a significant number of chronic wounds, a variety of growth factors have been investigated in this area.
Mouth ulcers Mouth ulcers are small sores in the moist tissues inside the mouth.
The patient 's heel is lifted free of the bed, eliminating the risk of skin necrosis which may lead to decubitus ulcers.
Causes Pressure ulcers tend to develop on areas of the body that have little body fat to cover them.
If ulcers bleed there may be vomiting of blood.
Mouth ulcers or lesions can be present, especially in kittens, but it is one of the less common symptoms of FHV.
In some cases of feline mouth herpes, the cat will develop mouth ulcers or sores.
Refusal of food and water is even more likely if your cat has mouth ulcers.
If the cat has corneal ulcers, your vet may prescribe antiviral eye drops.
Hot peppers can help to stave off stomach ulcers.
It can be taken during colds to help relieve coughing and it can also be used to calm down ulcers.
Others use it to help treat ulcers, cholesterol levels and to reduce the pain of menstrual cramps.
Skin problems such as boils, burns, or ulcers may benefit from a slippery elm poultice or tinctures when used several times per day.
Persons with ulcers or certain kinds of gastrointestinal disorders should not take turmeric as it is a spice and may act as an irritant.
Stress hormones can affect every system within your body, causing a wide variety of physical ailments such as headache, depression, or ulcers just to name a few.
Stress can cause irritable bowel and other digestive disorders, such as ulcers.
You will also experience stomach upset, bloating, sore throat, weakness, dizziness, a ruptured stomach, acid reflux, ulcers, mouth sores, or tooth decay and discoloration.
Other causes for the inability to digest the vitamin include stomach surgery and prolonged use of medications for ulcers or heartburn.
And sodium laureth sulfate, found in most toothpastes, can cause mouth ulcers in some people.
Indian Rhubarb Root - Rhubarb root has a long history of use as a treatment for ulcers and for renal failure.
Bedsores or pressure sores are painful ulcers created by sitting or laying on one part of the body for many hours.
For the NSAIDs, the risk of gastric ulcers may be dose limiting.
Three new NSAIDs, celecoxib, rofecoxib, and valdecoxib may reduce the risk of gastric ulcers in long-term use for adults and have been widely advertised.
Gastrointestinal discomfort is common, although in some cases, these drugs may cause ulcers without the prior warning of gastrointestinal distress.
Some of the childhood vasculitides affect the skin, producing rashes, ulcers, or reddish-purple spots known as purpura.
The doctor will examine the child's skin for purpura, other skin rashes or ulcers, reddening or swelling of the skin, and will note the locations of these abnormalities.
They may be chronic, such as the skin ulcers caused by diabetes mellitus; or acute, such as a gunshot wound or animal bite.
Patients who are bedridden are at risk of developing pressure ulcers.
Aphthous ulcers may be more common in females than males.
Stomatitis is characterized by pain or discomfort in the mouth and the presence of open sores or ulcers in the mouth.
The ulcers are painful, and the center appears white or yellow with a fibrous texture.
Medical treatment is usually not necessary for aphthous stomatitis, unless the ulcers are severe (larger than one centimeter or lasting longer than two weeks).
Many mouth ulcers are benign and resolve without specific treatment.
Pseudomonas-A bacterium which can cause ulcers in contact lens wearers.
It can lead to respiratory infections, ulcers, and even cancer.
Because the lining of the esophagus is thinner and not as acid-proof as the stomach or the intestines, undiagnosed GERD over many years can cause ulcers along the esophagus.
It can also assess damage to the esophagus and can determine if there are stomach ulcers or ulcers in the duodenum.
Diabetic foot ulcers are a particular problem since frequently the patient does not feel the pain of a blister, callous, or other minor injury.
Canker sores (aphthous ulcers) are small shallow sores or ulcers that appear inside the lips, inside the cheeks, or on the gums.
That means as of 2004 some 56 million Americans suffer annually from these small but painful ulcers.
As of 2004 data suggest that aphthous ulcers are a form of autoimmune disease.
Thrush-An infection of the mouth, caused by the yeast Candida albicans and characterized by a whitish growth and ulcers.
In addition to goiter, iodine toxicity produces a brassy taste in the mouth, excessive production of saliva, and ulcers on the skin.
When there are many of these deep, pitting ulcers, with pus in the center and brownish-black scabs, the condition is called ecthyma.
Herpes viruses cause several infections, all characterized by blisters and ulcers, including chickenpox, shingles, genital herpes, and cold sores or fever blisters.
Lying in one position in bed for an extended period can result in sores on the skin (decubitus ulcers) and skin infection.
In children with JDMS, vasculitic ulcers usually appear either in the skin rash or in the digestive tract.
Vasculitic ulcers in the skin look like open sores within the reddish-purple rash; they vary in size from small spots to sores as much as an inch across.
Vasculitic ulcers in the digestive tract may lead to perforation of the intestines, which is a medical emergency.
Children who have developed sudden weakness of the muscles that control breathing or swallowing, or those who have developed vasculitic ulcers in the digestive tract may need to be hospitalized.
In a very few cases the child may die from complications related to myocarditis or from bowel perforation or lung disease caused by vasculitic ulcers.
Although JDMS is rarely fatal, it can lead to medical emergencies if the child develops vasculitic ulcers.
Complications can include other digestive disorders such as intestinal motility, duodenogastric reflux, gastritis, peptic ulcers, and megaduodenum.
The result is a colitis that produces multiple ulcers, which can bleed.
The doctor will listen for unusual sounds in the lungs when the child breathes in and out and will check the child's skin and the inside of the mouth for rashes, ulcers, or sores.
Children with primary immunodeficiency syndromes are at increased risk of tooth decay and gum disorders as well as thrush and mouth ulcers.
Necrotizing enterocolitis is a serious infection that can produce complications in the intestine itself such as ulcers, perforations or holes in the intestinal wall, and tissue necrosis.
Shigella bacteria are dangerous because they attack the intestinal wall and cause bleeding ulcers.
Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) is sexually transmitted and is usually associated with genital ulcers or sores.
This infection causes fever, irritability, pain, decreased appetite, and ulcers in the mouth.
Iron deficiency can also be caused by excess phosphorus in the diet, chronic intestinal bleeding, poor digestion and absorption, prolonged illness, ulcers, and the use of antacids.
A new class of NSAIDs, called COX-2 inhibitors, have a lower risk of causing ulcers than do the traditional NSAIDs.
Many serious digestive system effects of NSAIDs can be prevented by taking mysoprostol (Cytotec), but this drug is only appropriate for patients with a high risk of ulcers.
Infants may also have problems with gastroesophageal reflux, in which the acidic contents of the stomach back up into the bottom of the esophagus and cause ulcers and scarring.
Pressure ulcers are always a concern to individuals with SCI and a diet high in protein, vitamins, and minerals is recommended to promote skin healing.
Clarithromycin has been widely used to treat Helicobacter pylori infections, the cause of stomach ulcers.
Excessive secretion of gastrin (a hormone secreted into the stomach to aid in digestion) by these tumors can cause upper gastrointestinal ulcers.
The fact is that it is possible to dance at a school dance in ways that are fun and that don't give parents ulcers.
If used frequently, it can cause irritation or even ulcers in baby's mouth.
It was generally used to stop bleeding and heal ulcers or other wounds and to treat tuberculosis and kidney problems.
Waring suffered from ulcers, and his doctor had prescribed a liquid vegetable diet.
Foot ulcers are very common amongst diabetics and are caused by the continual rubbing and aggravation of an already present wound.
Eventually, the arch of the foot will collapse if the foot remains untreated, while bony protrusions will likely lead to foot ulcers.
Foot ulcers are so common in diabetic patients that fashion is not worth the risk of an amputation.
It doesn't and only serves to create ulcers within hapless reps assigned to serve your needs.
The condition is also often caused by Heliobacter pylori, the same bacteria responsible for the majority of peptic ulcers.
Gall bladder disease, stomach cancer, pancreatitis, diverticulitis and ulcers are serious medical conditions that should be considered especially if diet alone doesn't improve symptoms.
Having a go-to list of bland diet foods can be a big help if you are experiencing stomach upset, like ulcers or digestive tract problems.
The waters, which are used for drinking and in baths, are efficacious in the treatment of wounds and ulcers and in cases of scrofula, gout, skin diseases, &c. There is a military hospital, founded in 1760.
Its remarkable efficacy in healing ulcers of the mouth - for which it is the specific - has been ascribed to a decomposition effected by the carbonic acid which is given off from these ulcers.
Externally, it is not absorbed by the unbroken skin, but when applied to the broken skin, sores, ulcers and mucous surfaces, the ferric salts are powerful astringents, because they coagulate the albuminous fluids in the tissues themselves.
Commencing in and around the solitary glands of the large intestine in the form of exudations, these ulcers, small at first, enlarge and run into each other, till a large portion of the bowel may be implicated in the ulcerative process.
Sometimes, though rarely, the ulcers perforate the intestines, causing rapidly fatal inflammation of the peritoneum, or they may erode a blood vessel and produce violent haemorrhage.
Hyphear is useful for fattening cattle if they are hardy enough to withstand the purgative effect it produces at first; viscum is medicinally of value as an emollient, and in cases of tumour, ulcers and the like.
Ross (49), regarding the parasites as a quite different kind of Sporozoan, termed them Leishmania; and Wright named his variety from tropical ulcers Helcosoma tropicum.
The diseases to which the application has been hitherto confined are papillomata, lupus vulgaris, epithelial tumours, syphilitic ulcers, pigmentary naevi, angiomata, and pruritus and chronic itching of the skin; but the use of radium in therapeutics is still experimental.
This releases chloric acid, which, being an extremely powerful antiseptic, kills the bacteria to which the ulcers are due.
Tannic acid is largely used in the treatment of various ulcers, sores and moist eruptions.
Should the disease be arrested these ulcers may heal entirely, but occasionally they remain, causing more or less disorganization of the coats of the intestines, as is often found in chronic dysentery.
Applied externally lead salts have practically no action upon the unbroken skin, but applied to sores, ulcers or any exposed mucous membranes they coagulate the albumen in the tissues themselves and contract the small vessels.
In medicine, nitric acid is used externally in a pure state as a caustic to destroy chancres, warts and phagadenic ulcers; and diluted preparations are employed in the treatment of dyspepsia, &c. Poisoning by strong nitric acid produces a widespread gastroenteritis, burning pain in the oesophagus and abdomen and bloody diarrhoea.