Data are for the U.S.
- Number of adults with diagnosed ulcers: 14.8 million
- Percent of adults with diagnosed ulcers: 6.1%
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: January 19, 2017
- Page last updated: March 31, 2017
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