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Gastric Antrum Erosion
Diffuse moderate inflammation characterized by erosion and erythema found in gastric body and gastric antrum. Biopsies taken. What is dr. Looking for?
Endoscopy result (antral gastritis) and dr. Said it is GERD and prescribed rabeprozole(no fix). Antrum shows diffuse gastric erosions. D1 & d2 normal.?
I have BENIGN GASTRIC MUCOSA SHOWING CHRONIC INACTIVE GASTRITIS. What does that mean? I also have congestion, erythema, and erosion in my gastric antrum. Do I have a possibility of it becoming cancerous?
Well: The best person to answer your queries is the physician who performed the scope and took the biopsies, what you have is common, but has to be interpreted in a clinical context, best wishes ...Read more
Endoscopy revealed diffuse moderate inflammation characterized by erosions & erythema in gastric body & antrum. Biopsies taken. Dr. Is looking for?
Endoscopy revealed diffuse moderate inflammation characterized by erosions & erythema in gastric body & antrum. Biopsies taken. Is cancer likely?
Wait for biopsy,,,,,: At this point it's inconclusive to say and a clearer idea of this can be obtained once the biopsy results come back. Most stomach cancers are characterized by raised and thickened ulcer margins which you apparently don't have. Other cancers there are associated with blood disorders like lymphomas and have gastric thickening. Based on this cancer isn't likely but again, the bx gives more info. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just asked a question about a hiatal hernia in the cardia. I have another question about erosion in the antrum. Can some answer my question, please?
Hiatal hernia: Not sure what your question is, but a hiatal hernia is when the normal opening for the esophagus in the diaphragm stretches out, and allows the stomach to herniate in to the chest. The top part of the stomach next to the valve at the esophagus is called the cardia, and if this were the only part herniated, it would be a very small hernia, not responsible for ulcers in the antrum. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What regenerative mean? Biopsy antrum result- regenerative change consistent w/chemical gastritis or healing erosion.neg for hpylori & inte metaplasia
There was damage to the lining of the stomach and it now healing by regenerating new epithelium/lining.
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Doc, i have erosions in both antrum and duodenum, and I undergo ubnormal excretion, what ever I take, they come out like dysentery.
Diarrea ulcers: Simon, have you had previous gastric surgery with a vagotomy, because if so this is "dumping syndrome" and you should see the surgeon who did surgery. Has Zollinger-Ellison syndrome been excluded? Otherwise, rule out infectious causes and excessive treatment with H2 blockers like Tagamet, Nexium (esomeprazole) etc can cause diarrhea. If you are losing more water than intake you shd go to ER thanks ...Read more
Endo biopsy result regenerative changes consistent w/ healing erosion or chemical gastritis(antrum). Neg for h pylor and intesti metaplasa. Is cancer?
Gastritis moderate severe non-erosive in the antrum and body of the stomach how long does it take to heal? Using Prilosec protonics and pepcid (famotidine)? Had v&p in 1976 is the acid not shut down properly?
Approx. 8-12 weeks:
Assume the diagnosis was made by EGD. Biopsy for H. Pylori must be taken. If it was negative then PPI and H2 blocker as you are taking is the right treatment for 12 weeks. And if symptoms continue, one can continue for longer period.
Avoid Alcohol, NSAID/Aspirin/Cigarette/Spicy and fatty food. ...Read more
Localized continuous erythema, friability, & congestion of the mucosa with no bleeding in Antrum. Compatible with non-erosive gastritis? Biopsy done!
H PYLORI?: I would recommend getting copies of your reports and making sure they did biopsies for h pylori. Also, blood work for hpylori ig G and IG m and still for HPYLORI x 3 samples And blood work for celiac disease. You may benefit from a ppi like protonix (pantoprazole). And a gluten free diet. WholeApproach.com. Gutbliss.com Also probiotics. Follow up with GI doc To go over treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could this be celiac? Blood work was tissue transglutaminase iga auto antibodies 5 units, tsh cascade 2.5, gastrin level 17. Endoscopy showed grade 2 esophagitis, erosion in the antrum, congestion and edema in the second part of the duodenum and a 5-
Gastric band: Band erosion is a very unusual complication of a lap band. It is thought to be related to either an undetected injury at the time of the original surgery, or related to patients 'mistreatment' of their band including continued smoking, regular vomiting, and over tightening of the band. Often the patient has been struggling with their band. Sometimes may experience a sudden lack of restriction. ...Read more
Avoid the cause: If you know the cause of the erosion- alcohol, aspirin, motrin, advil, (ibuprofen) alleve- I would say to avoid these medications. Try to find out the cause from the treating doctor. I diet low in fat and fried foods and low in caffeine may help by not further irritating the area. Ask your doctor if he wants to prescribe a medicine for the erosion. But first and foremost, find the cause. ...Read more
Is there any tips to increase my weight. I m 5'7" and my weight is58. I have slow digestion prob & gastric(no erosion anywhere).
3,500 kcal = 1 pound: I assume you're 58kg so your body mass index (http://www.Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/guidelines/obesity/bmi/bmicalc. Htm) is normal at 20.0. Check w/your doctor to be sure your thyroid (and rest of you) is normal. Then eat 500cal more each day than you exercise in order to achieve excess of 3, 500cal/wk to gain 1 pound each week. Consider mediterranean diet which has evidence of long-term health benefit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Dr said I had slight gastric erosion after endoscopy. Everything else was normal. Biopsied the area and it came back as normal. How can that be?
No test is perfect: Sometimes mucosal pits or dents can look like erosions, and on stomach biopsy prove normal. Sometimes, tiny gastric lesions are targeted for biopsy, but surrounding unaffected tissue is obtained instead. Your doctor may be suspicious of erosive disease & will be gratified if you respond to his empiric treatment of it. Certainly express your concerns to the treating physician if still symptomatic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dr said I had very mild gastric erosion on endoscopy but pathology came back as within normal limits. Dr said it was fine then. True?
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