Medical Definition of Emphysematous gastritis

1. Rare but severe form of widespread phlegmonous gastritis secondary to, mucosal disruption, ingestion of toxic/corrosive substances (most common), alcohol abuse, trauma, gastric infarction, necrotizing enterocolitis, ulcer X-ray: linear small gas bubbles within grossly thickened wall, may be associated with gas in the portal vein prognosis: leads to cicatrical stenosis, 60-80% mortality (12 Dec 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Emphysematous Gastritis

emphatic
emphatical
emphatically
emphaticalness
emphatick
emphlysis
emphractic
emphraxis
emphrensied
emphysema
emphysemas
emphysematous
emphysematous cholecystitis
emphysematous cystitis
emphysematous gangrene
emphysematous gastritis (current term)
emphysematous phlegmon
emphysemic
emphyteusis
emphyteutic
emphyteuticaries
emphyteuticary
empierce
empierced
empierces
empiercing
empight
empire
empirehood
empires

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