Tratamientos para la Enfermedad por Úlceras Pépticas
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El tratamiento y control de las úlceras pépticas involucra cambios en el estilo de vida, medicamentos, terapias alternativas y complementarias, y cirugía. Los objetivos del tratamiento incluyen:
  • Eliminación de la infección con H. pylori
  • Tratar el sangrado excesivo
  • Fomentar la curación de la úlcera
  • Aliviar el dolor y malestar
  • Evitar el desarrollo de complicaciones (como perforación, obstrucción, cáncer gástrico)
  • Prevenir la reaparición de úlceras

El tratamiento podría involucrar lo siguiente:




Referencias:
American College of Gastroenterologywebsite. Disponible en: http://www.acg.gi.org/ . Accedido marzo 3, 2006.

Cecil RL, Goldman L, Bennett JC. Cecil Textbook of Medicine . 21st ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2000.

Meurer LN, Bower DJ. Management of helicobacter pylori infection. Am Fam Physician [online]. Apr 2002;65(7). Disponible en: http://www.aafp.org/afp/20020401/1327.html.

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse website. Disponible en: http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ . Accedido marzo 3, 2006.

Last Reviewed octubre 2012



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