Of the stomach.
- Peptic ulcer is the collective name for duodenal ulcers or gastric ulcers.
- John researched the pathogenesis of gastric and duodenal ulcer disease.
- Cigarette smoking strongly predisposes to both duodenal ulcer and gastric cancer.
Mid 17th century: from modern Latin gastricus, from Greek gastēr, gastr- 'stomach'.
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