Doctors for Acid Peptic Disorders in Ernakulam, Kochi
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ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS
Acid peptic disorder, in gastro enterology, is a term used for a collection of disorders which are caused because of large quantities of stomach acid secretion. A decrease in the stomach’s mucosal defense is also known to cause acid peptic disorders. Some of the common acid peptic disorders are Meckel’s diverticular ulcer, gastritis, duodenal ulcer, GERD, gastric ulcer, Zollinger Ellison Syndrome and esophageal ulcer. Typical symptoms of acid peptic disorder include abdominal pain, weight loss, vomiting or nausea, water brash, loss of appetite and others.
HOW IS ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of acid peptic disorder will include • Upper abdomen endoscopy • Stool test • Other Gastroenterology tests
HOW IS ACID PEPTIC DISORDERS TREATED?
The gastroenterologist suggests some diet modifications and prescribes some medication to treat acid peptic disorders. Surgery is chosen for patients who do not respond to medication.
DID YOU KNOW?
Acid peptic disorder can be prevented with changes in diet and lifestyle. Good amount of exercise, control of consumption of alcohol, decrease intake of tea and caffeine and various other changes will help in maintaining healthy function of the stomach.