Duodenal ulcer disease in the hospitalized elderly patient


The clinical presentation, hospital course, and outcome of duodenal ulcer disease in elderly patients were reviewed from the records of 168 patients admitted to a municipal hospital over a three-year period. All patients had an active duodenal ulcer confirmed by either endoscopy and/or surgery. Patients were separated into one of two groups: an elderly… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01308113

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