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What does PUD stand for?

PUD stands for Peptic Ulcer Disease

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As if women with peptic ulcer disease don't have enough to worry about, it now appears that they are at increased risk of having adverse pregnancy outcomes.
Until now, the traditional treatment for peptic ulcer disease involved minimizing and suppressing acid secretion with drugs called H-2 blockers, which interfere with the release of histamine and thus reduce acid production in the stomach.
Third Step in Moderate to Severe Pain - Antidepressant To Decrease Afferent Perception of Pain, Anxiety, Depression, and Possibly Prevent Stress-Associated Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD) Doxepin or Desipramine in doses as low as 10 mg per day, with monthly increases from 10 to 25, 25 to 50, 50 to 75 and possibly up to 75 to 100 mg per day, may provide excellent second or third step analgesia.
To the Editor: Helicobacterpylori infection is a principal cause of chronic active gastritis and peptic ulcer disease as well as gastric adenocarcinoma and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma (1).