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A 30-year-old male asked:

I don't smoke, don't drink alcohol, don't take nsaids, don't drink caffeine & tested negative for h pylori where did my ulcer & gastritis come from?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Happened to me: Speak with a gasrtoeotertoiogist who has a special interesting the genesis of n. Pylori. Try the closest medical centre. A phone call may do iit or get the perfect referral. Particularly where forefront of research is being conducted. Try goggle.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Gastritis: The most common causes of gastritis are: aspirin or anti-inflammatory drugs, such as ibuprofen. Alcohol smoking infection of the stomach with helicobacter pylori (h. Pylori) bacteria erosion of the protective layer of the stomach lining less common causes of gastritis are: eating or drinking caustic or corrosive substances (such as poisons) backflow of bile into the stomach (bile reflux) autoimmu.

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