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Is there any relation between stomach ulcer and stress ?

Fear causes worry. Worry makes you tense and nervous and affects the nerves of your stomach and actually changes the gastric juices of your stomach from normal to abnormal and often leads to stomach ulcers. IS IT CORRECT?
Asked On : Tue, 22 Feb 2011
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Psychiatrist 's  Response

and there are certain type of ulcers actually called "stress ulcers" as well !
Answered: Tue, 22 Feb 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Gyan Prakash's  Response
hi.welcome to HealthcareMagic forum.stress can lead to several diseases.gastric diseases are one of them.avoid as much as possible.
Answered: Tue, 22 Feb 2011
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