Gastritis is defined as the inflammation of the inner lining of the stomach. This may be caused due to various reasons and the condition has become rampant with today's stressful and modernized life.
Any factor that injures the wall (protective lining) of stomach provokes the symptoms of gastritis. Common causes of Gastritis include:
• Infection: Most commonly Bacterial H-Pylori (Helicobacter Pylori) and occasionally due to Fungal, parasitic or viral infection
• Drugs: NSAIDs, Steroids, Aspirin, etc
• Excessive alcohol consumption
• Backflow of bile into the stomach (Bile reflux)
• Excess of spicy foods
The medical dictum is: Gastritis is the result of Hurry, Worry, Curry.
Signs and Symptoms of Gastritis:
A gnawing or burning ache or pain in the upper abdomen that may become either worse or better after eating.
Loss of appetite.
Bloating: A feeling of fullness in upper abdomen after eating
Belching: Belching either does not relieve the pain or relieves it only briefly.
Nausea and vomiting: The vomit may be clear, green or yellow, blood-streaked, or completely bloody, depending on the severity of the stomach inflammation.
In more severe gastritis, bleeding may occur inside the stomach. Any of the following symptoms can be seen as well as those already mentioned.
Pallor, sweating, and rapid (or "racing") heart beat.
Feeling faint or short of breath
Chest pain or severe stomach pain
Vomiting large amounts of blood
Bloody bowel movements or dark, sticky, very foul-smelling bowel movement.
untreated. It's now known to be the primary cause of stomach ulcers and is a leading cause of gastritis. Long-term infection with the bacteria causes a widespread inflammatory response that leads to changes in the stomach lining. One of these changes is atrophic gastritis, a condition in which the acid-producing glands are slowly destroyed.
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