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An ulcer (from Latin ulcus) is an open sore of the skin, eyes or mucous membrane, often caused by an initial abrasion and generally maintained by an inflammation and/or an infection.


Ulcer as related to CMV esophagitis


  • Esophagitis Differential Diagnoses - Medscape Reference

    https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/174223-differential

    Because herpetic ulcers rarely become as large as those of infectious esophagitis, the presence of one or more giant ulcers suggests the possibility of cytomegalovirus (CMV) esophagitis …

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