Recent Examples on the WebOne of the biggest involved the prevention of gastric ulcers in sled dogs.
Marc Lester, Anchorage Daily News, 9 Mar. 2020 That gave him a bleeding gastric ulcer that landed him in the emergency room at a public hospital.
Abigail Abrams, Time, 24 Oct. 2019 Helicobacter pylori, which lives in the acid environment of the stomach, can cause both gastric ulcers and stomach cancer.
Newsweek, 14 Mar. 2018
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