Table 1

Clinical characteristics of patients with non-ulcer dyspepsia (NUD)

Patient Age (years) Sex NUD symptoms Duration of NUD (years) Associated IBS Personality assessment (MMPI) H pylori status Upper endoscopy
158MEpigastric pain, early satiety, bloating10NoHypochondriasisNegativeErythema, antrum
223FEpigastric pain, bloating3YesNormalNegativeNormal
357FEpigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, bloating5NoHypochondriasis, hysteriaNegativeErythema, antrum
454FEpigastric pain, nausea, bloating4YesDepression, hypochondriasisNegativeNormal
530MEpigastric pain, nausea, early satiety, bloating9NoNormalNegativeErythema, antrum
646FEpigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, early satiety, bloating1.3YesDepression, hypochondriasisNegativeNormal
728FEpigastric pain, early satiety, bloating2NoNormalNegativeErosions, pylorus
843MEpigastric pain, nausea, early satiety0.7YesDepression, hypochondriasisNegativeErythema, antrum
954MEpigastric pain, nausea, bloating3NoNormalNegativeNormal
1033FEpigastric pain, vomiting, bloating0.9NoNormalNegativeErythema, antrum
1140FEpigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, bloating7YesHypochondriasisNegativeNormal
1231MEpigastric pain, early satiety, nausea6NoNormalNegativeNormal
1326MEpigastric pain, nausea, early satiety3NoSchizoid personalityPositiveErythema, fundus
1450FEpigastric pain, bloating2NoDepression, anxietyPositiveErythema, antrum
1527MEpigastric pain, nausea, bloating5YesNormalPositiveErythema, antrum
1640FEpigastric pain, nausea, bloating5NoNormalPositiveErosions, antrum
1738MEpigastric pain, nausea, vomiting10YesNormalPositiveErythema, antrum
  • Erosions were ⩽ 4 mm diameter.

  • IBS, irritable bowel syndrome.