stress ulcers


Acute peptic ulcers occurring in association with various other pathologic conditions, including burns, cor pulmonale, intracranial lesions, and surgical operations.

Nearby words

  1. stress out,
  2. stress position,
  3. stress reaction,
  4. stress shielding,
  5. stress test,
  6. stress-test,
  7. stress-timed,
  8. stressbuster,
  9. stressed,
  10. stressed out

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