Gastric mucosa

What is Gastric mucosa?

The gastric mucosa is the mucous membrane layer of the stomach which contains the glands and the gastric pits. In humans it is about 1 mm thick and its surface is smooth, soft, and velvety. It consists of epithelium, lamina propria, and the muscularis mucosae.

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My boyfriend has peptic ulcers and frequently has bouts of diarrhia, vomiting and nausea which last for several days . He is a heavy pot smoker but...

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Brief Answer:
worsens ulcer

Detailed Answer:
Hello Mam,

Welcome to Healthcare Magic.

I understand your concern.Smoking Pot will worsen the ulcer...

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First I had irregular bowel movements - urge to go to bathroom after a meal once or twice. I tried some probiotics to restore balance in the good...

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Brief Answer:
Can be due to Gastric mucosa inflammation.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thanks for query.
As per your history,You have urge to go to washroom...

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Dear Doc
My Histopathology report 19 XXXXXXX 2013 is:
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Diagnosis
Gastric biopsies: Chronic gastritis
Gross Description
The specimen is...

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Hello, XXXXX,
Tha nk you for the report.
Essentially what it shows is "Mild Chronic Gastritis".
Total of six biopsies were taken from different...

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