Authors: Aaron Woofter, MD; Richard Goodgame, MD Series Editor: Richard Goodgame, MD


August 22, 2006

Diagnostic Questions

The surgeons' notes variously indicate that they suspected stress-related mucosal disease, stress-related gastric bleeding, stress erosions, stress gastritis, and stress ulcers. What do you suspect?

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Is stress-related mucosal disease common in patients such as the one presented?

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