Data are for the U.S.
- Number of adults with diagnosed ulcers: 15.9 million
- Percent of adults with diagnosed ulcers: 6.7%
Ambulatory care visits
- Number of visits (to physician offices, hospital outpatient and emergency departments) with diseases of the digestive system as the primary diagnosis: 51.0 million
- Page last reviewed: June 18, 2014
- Page last updated: July 6, 2016
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