2nd October 2019

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Where do you feel pain from gastritis?

People with gastritis frequently experience abdominal pain. Pain is often located in the upper-center part of the abdomen, or in the upper-left portion of the stomach. Pain will often radiate to the back. Other common symptoms include bloating and nausea.

Also asked, can gastritis cause death?

Phlegmonous gastritis is rare. The clinical diagnosis is usually established in the operating room, as these patients present with an acute abdominal emergency requiring immediate surgical exploration. Without appropriate therapy, it can progress to peritonitis and death. Viral infections can cause gastritis.

How can I stop gastritis pain?

Home Remedies for Gastritis
  1. Don't eat.
  2. Avoid all products that contain anti-inflammatory drugs.
  3. Take nonprescription antacids or acetaminophen for stomach pain.
  4. Stop smoking and abstain from alcohol and caffeine for as long as you have symptoms.

Is gastritis life threatening?

In most cases, acute gastritis does not lead to complications. In rare cases, acute stress gastritis can cause severe bleeding that can be life threatening.