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Can you please tell me how diffuse erosive gastritis is different from other types of gastritis? What are the symptoms and causes?

Gastritis. Basically, gastritis just means inflammation of the stomach, erosive gastritis is a more severe form where the ling of the stomach is actually eroded away. An ulcer is the most extreme form. Causes can be excessive acid production, alcohol, medications, smoking or infection with h pylori. Symptoms are left upper to mid abdominal burning often relieved with antiacids. Read more...

I treated erosive gastritis caused by H-Plylori 4years ago. Now I have mild gastritis again in new endoscopy with negative H-P! what's cause this time?

Many. many reason for gastritis besides H pylori Some are stress on the top of the list Others like food you are eating like spices food Other organ can contribute to gastritis like gallbladder and pancreas Treatment is treating the causes and allow the stomach lining to heal Good luck Thank you for using health tap I hope that answer your question. Read more...

I treated erosive gastritis caused by H-Plylori. I have mild gastritis again in endoscopy with negative H-P! what's cause this time? Stress?

Rx success? Overall eradication success with treatment for H. pylori is approximately 85 to 90%. Any follow-up testing must be done after a suitable interval to allow the bacteria, if still present, to increase in numbers so as to be detectable. It is also important that you do not take any antacid or acid suppression therapy for at least 30 days prior to any repeat testing. . Read more...

Would taking slippery elm as a supplement for an erosive gastritis flare up cause any harm?

Slippery elm. There is no good evidence that slippery Elm helps in any gastrointestinal illness, despite some Internet hype. In addition, it can result in decreased absorption of needed medications. I would avoid it! Read more...