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synonyms for peptic ulcer

  • abscess
  • lesion
  • boil
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • pustule
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How to use peptic ulcer in a sentence

Except in gastric ulcer, the danger lies in the retching produced, and the tube can safely be used if the patient takes it easily.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
When found in the fluid removed after a test-meal, it commonly points toward ulcer or carcinoma.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Recognition of occult hemorrhage has its greatest value in diagnosis of gastric cancer and ulcer.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
And among others, Sir J. Denham he told me he had cured, after it was come to an ulcer all over his face, to a miracle.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
It chanced one day, when he was fifteen, he went into the woods, and the ulcer pained him.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
He was a grave lad; he had no mind to dance himself; he wore his fetter manfully, and tended his ulcer without complaint.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Then he looked at them nearly; and there was a new ulcer on the left ankle, and the old one on the right was not yet healed.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, VOLUME XXIROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Towards daylight a violent coughing fit ensued, during which an ulcer was broken, and she knew that she was dying.
THE ENGLISH ORPHANSMARY JANE HOLMES
He was suffering from a scrofulous ulcer in the neck, and it was a hideous disfigurement.
MY NEW CURATEP.A. SHEEHAN
The physician should heal the ulcer, and the child should be taught always to vaseline the nostril before cleansing it.
THE MOTHER AND HER CHILDWILLIAM S. SADLER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PEPTIC ULCER

  • abscess
  • boil
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • lesion
  • peptic ulcer
  • pustule
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.