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glossary:ulcer [2007/09/06 23:11]
Pat O'Connor
glossary:ulcer [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +An ulcer is a sore that develops on the [[skin]] or a mucous membrane (such as inside the mouth, stomach, or intestines). Ulcers can be shallow or deep and can destroy the skin or the membrane where they develop.
  
 +Ulcers can be caused by some types of [[infection]],​ injury ([[trauma]]),​ or [[cancer]].
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 +See also:  *  [[:​Lymphedema]]
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 +           ​* ​ [[:​Infections Associated with Lymphedema]]
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 +           ​* ​ [[http://​www.lymphedemapeople.com/​thesite/​lymphedema_skin_infections.htm| Lymphedema Skin Infections]]
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