hypertrophic gastritis

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hypertrophic gastritis

[¦hī·pər¦trä·fik ga′strīd·əs]
(medicine)
Chronic inflammation of the stomach with hypertrophy of the mucosa and rugae.
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Risk factors include familial adenomatous polyposis, chronic atrophic gastritis, pernicious anemia, history of partial gastrectomy (after 15-20 years), and Menetrier disease.
The main causes of protein-losing enteropathy in children are primary or secondary intestinal lymphangiectesia, Menetrier disease, inflammatory and immunological disorders.
Case of pediatric Menetrier disease with cytomegalovirus and Helicobacter pylori co-infection.