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26 years old--upper endoscopy report said "slight gastric erosion' in stomach. What could cause that? Alcohol? Coffee?

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Dr. Tarik Hadid
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Common

These is a very common finding on most endoscopies and iate often not due to anything specific and not a source of concern.
If you have acid symptoms then you should take acid suppressants, otherwise no intervention is needed. Ulcer or bleeding on the hand requires treatment..

In brief: Common

These is a very common finding on most endoscopies and iate often not due to anything specific and not a source of concern.
If you have acid symptoms then you should take acid suppressants, otherwise no intervention is needed. Ulcer or bleeding on the hand requires treatment..
Dr. Tarik Hadid
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: Both can cause

The erosion as can apririn and nsaid's like advil (ibuprofen) and alieve.

In brief: Both can cause

The erosion as can apririn and nsaid's like advil (ibuprofen) and alieve.
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Dr. Diane Minich
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