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What does DU stand for?

DU stands for Duodenal Ulcer

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6) Patients younger than 50 years old who present with a perforated duodenal ulcer without shock and do not take NSAIDs are likely to have H pylori infection and are reasonable candidates for nonoperative treatment as outlined above, as well as H pylori eradication.
These antibodies are useful for the prevention or treatment of gastritis, gastric ulcers and duodenal ulcers caused by infection of Helicobacter pylori.
H pylori infects more than half the human population and while infection is often without symptoms, the organism is responsible for chronic gastritis, and most gastric and duodenal ulcers (excluding ulcers related to the use of non-steroidal antibiotic-inflammatory drugs).