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Acute gastritis

Acute gastritis: Introduction

Acute gastritis: Acute gastritis is the sudden onset of irritation or inflammation of the stomach. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Acute gastritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Acute gastritis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Acute gastritis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Acute gastritis

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Acute gastritis: Symptom Checker

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Acute gastritis Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Acute gastritis may include:

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Acute gastritis: Animations

Acute gastritis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Acute gastritis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Acute gastritis: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Acute gastritis

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of 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 "good" bacteria that aid digestion, 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 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 likely to be an more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, more »

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 of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease) 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 »

Acute gastritis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Acute gastritis

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Acute gastritis: Related Rare Diseases

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Acute gastritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Acute gastritis:

Gastritis caused by ingesting an irritant (as too much aspirin)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Acute gastritis

The list below shows some of the causes of Acute gastritis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Acute gastritis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Acute gastritis. Of the 9 causes of Acute gastritis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 6 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Acute gastritis:

The following list of conditions have 'Acute gastritis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Acute gastritis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Acute gastritis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Acute gastritis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Acute gastritis:

    Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Stomach symptoms (3217 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

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