Gastritis – Pathophysiology, Podcast, and Nursing Care Plan

Gastrointestinal system

Gastritis Gastritis occurs when the lining of the stomach gets swollen or inflamed. This can occur suddenly, this is called ¬†acute gastritis or if the gastritis occurs slowly, it is called chronic gastritis. ¬†Chronic gastritis can last from weeks to years. Once the stomach lining is inflamed, the lining of the stomach weakens and allows gastric acid to cause damage. […]

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