gastritis

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inflammation of the lining of the stomach

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Lymphocytic gastritis may be found in association with coeliac disease (glutensensitive enteropathy), Menetrier's disease (hypertrophic gastropathy characterised by a hypertrophic gastric mucosa with convoluted, thickened mucosal folds and protein-losing enteropathy), as an abnormal response to HP infection or NSAID use, or in association with lymphocytic/collagenous colitis.
This patient was found to have oesophageal xanthalasma and Barrett's oesophagus on endoscopy, and was then shown to have Menetrier's disease on endoscopic ultrasound.
The gastric mucosa was shown to be diffusely thickened suggestive of Menetrier's disease.
Erbitux reduced symptoms in all seven patients with Menetrier's disease who took the treatment for four weeks, according to a study in the journal Science Translational Medicine.
Lymphocytic gastritis may be found in association with coeliac disease (gluten - sensitive enteropathy), Menetrier's disease (hypertrophic gastropathy characterised by a hypertrophic gastric mucosa with convoluted, thickened mucosal folds and protein-losing enteropathy), as an abnormal response to HP infection or NSAID use, or in association with lymphocytic/collagenous colitis.