Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Stomach Inflammation Incidence

Facts about gastritis:

  • Gastritis is very common, but the true incidence is unknown.
  • Gastritis is more common in adults, than in children.

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Stomach Inflammation References
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