Ulcers are most often caused by an infection of H. pylori bacterium and symptoms can be aggravated by stress or spicy foods. Ulcers are painful sores that can be located in the stomach, intestine or esophagus.  Symptoms include pain, heartburn, nausea and vomiting, weight loss or gain and other symptoms. Learn more about the types of ulcers, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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