chapter  6
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Chronic duodenal ulcer

ByMohammad Ibrarullah

Chronic duodenal ulcer is the commonest variety of peptic ulcer. There can be a single ulcer or multiple ulcers. Endoscopy provides definitive diagnosis of the ulcer and its complications (e.g., bleeding, stenosis, fistula etc.). This chapter provides a detailed description of duodenal ulcer and its complications on endoscopy.