Monday, May 11, 2009

stomach ulcer

Mr. D, a 45 years old has been experiencing vague epigastric discomfort for the past 2 years and moderate loss of weight for the past 6 months. Endoscopy done revealed a large irregular ulcer in stomach. The margin is described as heaped up, the base is dirty, the surrounding mucosa is thickened. Biopsy was also done.
  • What is the probable diagnosis expected in this patient? (1m)
  • What are the expected microscopic findings of the biopsy? (2m)
  • Outline the pathogenesis of the diagnosis mentioned earlier. (3m)




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