Definition of gastritis in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡaˈstrʌɪtɪs/


[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the lining of the stomach.
Example sentences
  • Endoscopy revealed retained food in the stomach but no evidence of pyloric stenosis, gastritis, or peptic ulcer.
  • When the bacteria do cause symptoms, they're usually either symptoms of gastritis or peptic ulcer disease.
  • In some people, it can hurt the stomach lining, leading to gastritis and ulcers.

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