Doctor Sukhorukova: with gastritis a person may not feel pain

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Gastroenterologist Lyudmila Sukhorukova: gastritis can have a painless form.

Gastritis is a disease in which the stomach tissues become inflamed. Usually people think about gastritis when they feel pain in the stomach after eating certain foods, but doctor Sukhorukova stated: with gastritis, a person may not feel pain.

“Gastritis may not be accompanied by pain and does not always lead to an ulcer,” – noted the gastroenterologist in a comment to
Lyudmila Sukhorukova added that gastritis is important to treat and keep under control. Once neglected, it can become a factor provoking life-threatening complications: in particular, it can be peritonitis, internal bleeding.

Additionally, the specialist advised to avoid eating large amounts of sour, spicy, bitter or excessively hot food and completely eliminate carbonated drinks from the diet – this will have a beneficial effect on the condition of the gastric mucosa.

Earlier, the portal wrote about how eating okroshka affects the condition of the digestive tract.

Important ! Information is provided for reference purposes. Ask a specialist about contraindications and side effects and under no circumstances self-medicate. At the first signs of illness, consult a doctor.

Lyudmila Sukhorukova Lyudmila Sukhorukova Health, gastroenterologist