Peptic Ulcer Disease Different Pathogenesis of Duodenal and Gastric Ulcer

Hendra Koncoro(1), I Dewa Nyoman Wibawa(2),

(1) Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Udayana, Sanglah General Hospital, Denpasar
(2) Division of Gastroentero-hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine University of Udayana/ Sanglah General Hospital, Denpasar
Corresponding Author


Despite decrease frequency of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) due to eradication therapy, peptic ulcer disease as a manifestation of this infection is still remain a health burden. Understanding the physiology of gastric acid secretion and its alteration by H. pylori induced inflammation will aid physician in differentiating peptic ulcer disease based on its location. Duodenal ulcer and gastric ulcer disease are two common condition that usually found in peptic ulcer. Recognition of symptoms and its pathogenesis may lead physician to understand the fate of each condition in the future. This article reviews concept of peptic ulcer pathogenesis according to ulcer etiology.


duodenal ulcer; gastric ulcer; pathogenesis; Helicobacter pylori

Full Text: FULL TEXT (PDF)

Article Metrics

Abstract View : 479 times
FULL TEXT (PDF) Download : 414 times

DOI: 10.24871/1632015179-182


  • There are currently no refbacks.