gastritis

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Related to eosinophilic gastritis: eosinophilic gastroenteropathy
  • noun

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inflammation of the lining of the stomach

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Chemical injury to the gastric mucosa due to medications such as NSAIDs, bile reflux and the intake of large quantities of alcohol is well known, as are autoimmune reactions causing atrophic gastritis and allergies to food which may result in an eosinophilic gastritis.
Eosinophilic inflammation occurring in the stomach is called eosinophilic gastritis, and in the colon (part of the large intestine), is called eosinophilic colitis.
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