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Does short term alcohol consumption cause gastritis ? how much alcohol consumption will cause gastritis ?

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Dr. Manuel Lopez diaz
Emergency Medicine 29 years experience
Gastritis: Alcohol causes gastritis because if is errodes the gastric mucosa such as NSAIDS, caffeine and nicotine from smoking .
Last updated Oct 31, 2014

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