A PROSPECTIVE STUDY ON CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OF PERFORATED PEPTIC ULCER IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL

Authors

  • Dr. Arkaprovo Roy
  • Dr.Manash Kumar Dutta
  • Dr. Anirban Ghosh Mazumder

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2022.13.S01.147

Keywords:

PROSPECTIVE STUDY, CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT, PEPTIC ULCER

Abstract

The overall incidence of Peptic ulcer disease (PUD) is estimated to be 5% to 15% worldwide. The most common
etiopathogenesis still remains Helicobacter pylori followed by NSAIDs. In India, H. pylori constitutes 22%, 87% and 88% in
the age group 0-4, 10 -19 and adults respectively. The most common cause of peptic perforation worldwide still remains PUD
with anterior duodenal wall,antral and gastric body ulcer comprising of 60%, 20% and 20% respectively. The overall mortality
of perforation of a peptic ulcer is 10%.

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2022-10-03

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A PROSPECTIVE STUDY ON CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT OF PERFORATED PEPTIC ULCER IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL. (2022). Journal of Pharmaceutical Negative Results, 1204-1208. https://doi.org/10.47750/pnr.2022.13.S01.147