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Can gastritis cause unintented weight loss?

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Dr. Medhat Elamir
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

can cause stomach pain which can lead the patient to avoid eating and heartburn leading to weight loss.

In brief: Yes

can cause stomach pain which can lead the patient to avoid eating and heartburn leading to weight loss.
Dr. Medhat Elamir
Dr. Medhat Elamir
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes.

If your brain realizes that you experience pain when foods hit your inflamed stomach, it'll cut your appetite and you'll eat less and lose weight.
Potentially.

In brief: Yes.

If your brain realizes that you experience pain when foods hit your inflamed stomach, it'll cut your appetite and you'll eat less and lose weight.
Potentially.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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