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A 31-year-old male asked:

I've been diagnosed with gastritis but negative to h. pylori through biopsy. can yeast infection be the underlying cause of my stomach inflammation?

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Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 30 years experience
Not usually: There are many types of gastritis however yeast would be extremely uncommon cause of gastritis. H. Pylori is a bacteria that is associated with chronic active gastritis.
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