• atrophic
  • Similarly, a histological feature of multifocal atrophic gastritis was found more frequently in infected (50%) than uninfected patients (10%) (p = 0.012). (bmj.com)
  • 9-11 Moreover, chronic atrophic gastritis with intestinal metaplasia is widely recognised as being the most prevalent precursor of intestinal type gastric carcinoma. (bmj.com)
  • Teahon et al 18 found atrophic gastritis with dysplasia in one patient with CVID infected by H pylori , and Shirley et al 19 described the early appearance of atrophic gastritis in two children with agammaglobulinaemia and H pylori infection. (bmj.com)
  • disease
  • Thickening of the gastric folds may be observed by endoscopy or radiography and may aid in the differential diagnosis of many disease processes including: Gastritis The folds become very thick due to inflammation. (wikipedia.org)