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gas·tri·tis

 (gă-strī′tĭs)
n.
Chronic or acute inflammation of the stomach, especially of the mucous membrane of the stomach.

gastritis

(ɡæsˈtraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the lining of the stomach
gastritic adj

gas•tri•tis

(gæˈstraɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the stomach, esp. of its mucous membrane.
[1800–10]
gas•trit•ic (gæˈstrɪt ɪk) adj.

gastritis

Inflammation of the stomach wall. It can be caused by an excess of hydrochloric acid and can lead to gastric ulcers.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gastritis - inflammation of the lining of the stomach; nausea and loss of appetite and discomfort after eating
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
acute gastritis - gastritis caused by ingesting an irritant (as too much aspirin)
chronic gastritis - persistent gastritis can be a symptom of a gastric ulcer or pernicious anemia or stomach cancer or other disorders
Translations
mahakatarri
gasztritiszgyomorhurut
gastritas
gastritis

gastritis

[gæsˈtraɪtɪs] Ngastritis f inv

gastritis

gastritis

[gæsˈtraɪtɪs] ngastrite f

gas·tri·tis

n. gastritis, infl. del estómago;
acute ______ aguda;
chronic ______ crónica.

gastritis

n gastritis f
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DIGESTIVE SYSTEM Irritation from large amounts of alcohol can cause gastritis, ulcers and haemorrhage.
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These gastrointestinal reactions were not extensively investigated, since high-dose aspirin is associated with gastritis and peptic ulcer disease.
Risk factors include familial adenomatous polyposis, chronic atrophic gastritis, pernicious anemia, history of partial gastrectomy (after 15-20 years), and Menetrier disease.
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Speaking to Gulf News, specialists in gastroenterology explained that common conditions during the month are gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) in which contents from the stomach flow backwards into the oesophagus or gullet, and gastritis in which the stomach lining becomes inflamed and irritated.
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Another common condition brought about by not eating on time in the workplace is known as acute gastritis which is irritation of the gastric lining due to increased production of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.
In Chinese traditional medicine both hot and cold zheng can be symptoms of gastritis, an inflammation of the stomach lining frequently caused by bacterial infection.