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Inflammation: Of lining of lower part of stomach. Can be caused by infection with bacteria h. Pylori, irritants, such as bile backwash, alcohol, some meds, effect of antiiinflammatory meds, other. Rx can include avoidance of irritant, rx of infection, protective coating. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Maybe not acid...: Related. Could be irritants such as alcohol, reflux of bile into stomach, effects of aspirin, other. Talk to md about other causes and possible rx, including med change, use of other rx, e.g. Sucralfate, which works by a different mechanism than Prilosec and other ppi meds. ...Read more
Told gastritis antrum ,by endoscopy. GI said stop certain meds, those caused it. I did. Now endoscopy shows gastritis all over stomach. Now what to do?
Endo biopsy result regenerative changes consistent w/ healing erosion or chemical gastritis(antrum). neg for h pylor and intesti metaplasa. is cancer?
Upper GI 6 yrs ago showed "mild chronic gastritis" (antrum). No h-pylori. Take antacids prn but usu have no symptoms. Worried about GI cancer. 35 y/o?
Define gastritis: Gastritis is an inflammation of the mucosa of the stomach, of which there are MANY causes (please refer to prior HealthTap answers on the subject). The timing & duration of the condition may differentiate between acute gastritis & chronic gastritis. What you are describing is a histologic term based on the microscopic appearance of your biopsy taken from the lining at the end of your stomach. ...Read more
Define "gastritis": Gastro means stomach; -itis means inflammation (so "gastritis" means an irritated stomach lining). The "antrum" is the last part of the stomach. "chronic" means longstanding, but is also a term applied both to endoscopic appearance of stomach inflammation as well as what the biopsies of your stomach tell us. ...Read more
Bland,nonspicy: Bland non spicy timely food... will help. ...Read more
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