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Gastrointestinal injury, ulcers and related bleeding are serious health matters that often strike patients by surprise, including those with or without any past symptoms or underlying digestive condition. The two primary causes of ulcers are damage from 1) the presence of a microorganism known as Helicobacter pylori; or 2) from regular use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (known as NSAIDs), including aspirin. -- American College of Gastroenterology

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