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Brinton disease

Brinton disease: Introduction

Brinton disease: Thickening and hardening of the stomach wall usually associated with diffuse stomach cancer or damage due to the consumption of caustic soda. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Brinton disease is available below.

Symptoms of Brinton disease

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Brinton disease?

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Brinton disease: Complications

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Causes of Brinton disease

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Brinton disease: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Brinton disease

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more »

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Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Brinton disease

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Brinton disease: Rare Types

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Brinton disease: Animations

Prognosis for Brinton disease

Prognosis for Brinton disease: usually a progressive disorder which ultimately leads to death

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