DAVID M. MARTIN, MD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DAVID M. MARTIN, MD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Stomach ulcer. Gastroscope (endoscope) view of a gastric (peptic) ulcer (upper right) of a 94 year- old female. This is a retroflexed (bent backwards) view the stomach, the object at lower left is the tip of a gastrostomy feeding tube. The ulcer was caused by the tip rubbing on the stomach wall, when the patient was fed while sat upright.
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