Investigation of gastroduodenal mucosal injuries caused by low-dose aspirin therapy in patients with cerebral infarction.

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BACKGROUND AND AIMS Low-dose aspirin is used as a preventive treatment for ischemic heart disease and ischemic cerebrovascular disease, on the other hand gastrointestinal injuries are an adverse effect of aspirin. We reported that endoscopic surveillance reveals a high risk of gastroduodenal ulcer and erosion in aspirin users of ischemic heart disease. But… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2010.06229.x

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