Erosive gastritis or bulbit is a disease that is a type of inflammation of the gastric mucosa of acute or chronic origin. A characteristic sign of the disorder are formed single or multiple erosive defects. There are several subspecies of this pathology, developing under the influence of certain factors of influence:
For example, what is antrum (erosive antral gastritis)? These are defects of the mucosal surface, localized in the lower part of the stomach, where helical bacteria Helicobacter pylori (pathogens causing the majority of gastrointestinal diseases) develop mainly. The danger of erosive antral gastritis is that damaged tissues practically lose their ability to regenerate.
With acute erosive gastritis, deterioration is rapid. The defeat of the mucous - extensive. It is considered one of the most severe forms of the manifestation of pathology. However, this is a rather rare form of bulbit, most often provoked by accidental or deliberate poisoning.
The chronic form is characterized by the formation of large erosive sites on the mucosa. But when reflux, inflammatory erosive processes provoke the formation of ulcers.
Causes and symptoms
As mentioned, different forms of erosive gastritis occur under the influence of certain factors.
Causes: direct contact of the mucous with aggressive media. It is also provoked by severe stresses, extensive injuries, and renal-hepatic insufficiency.
Symptoms: persistent or frequent abdominal pain, nausea and heartburn, especially after eating; vomiting (in several stages) with blood clots; bloody diarrhea as a sign of internal bleeding.
Causes: poor lifestyle (eating disorders, bad habits); prolonged exposure to NSAIDs; postoperative complications; consequence of viral infection or granulomatous enteritis.
Symptoms: in most cases, asymptomatic. But there may be nausea, pain, feeling of heaviness and discomfort in the abdomen, unstable stool, bleeding at the time of defecation.
Causes: infection with subsequent inflammation of the mucous membrane due to the life of Helicobacter pylori.
Symptoms: colicy pains in the epigastric region; recurrent nausea and vomiting; abdominal distention, constipation, diarrhea; at a late stage - gastric bleeding.-
Causes: inflammatory processes due to intoxication with the contents of the duodenum.
Symptoms: pain in the area behind the sternum; pains intense and frequent; heartburn without even eating; belching; vomiting with the presence of fragments of exfoliated tissue of the inner lining of the stomach. General malaise, fever. Violation of the stool, nausea, unpleasant taste in the mouth, copious salivation. Not esophageal nature: "lump" in the throat, hoarseness of the voice, persistent cough, sore teeth.
Treatment of erosive gastritis
Gastritis erosive involves a comprehensive treatment: medication, diet, appropriate lifestyle, regimen, surgery, and more. Treatment with folk remedies is also possible.
Dieting is considered the key to successful treatment of erosive gastritis. Excluded "irritants":
- strong tea, coffee, soda, alcohol, fresh.
But it is allowed to eat vegetable soups, boiled meat, cereals (especially oatmeal, buckwheat, barley), stews (stews, azu, etc.). Without restrictions, all types of fermented milk (but not too sour) are allowed. Fish and eggs will become the main source of protein.
Dietary diet suggests, as the menu adjustment, and adherence to the diet: 5 times a day in small portions, thorough chewing.
Treatment of erosive gastritis folk remedies, by the way, may even appoint a physician. The disease is characterized by a decrease in appetite, and taking bitter decoction of calamus or oak bark, for example, you can easily correct this situation.
At home, you can take cabbage and potato juices on an empty stomach, as well as celery-carrot and carrot-spinach. Perfectly helps in the treatment of infusion flaxseed - 1 tbsp. daily on an empty stomach. The seeds themselves are also usable. From other famous medicinal plants and useful products:
- daily 1 tbsp. l sea buckthorn oil before the first meal;
- infusions and decoctions of chamomile drug;
- bee products;
- herbal tea based on Hypericum;
- an infusion of young birch leaves (use half a glass an hour after eating);
- a mixture of aloe pulp and honey cooked in a water bath (1 tbsp. in the morning and evening on an empty stomach).
All types of erosive gastritis - quite serious pathology, representing a great danger to the body. In the absence of an adequate response, the likelihood of undesirable consequences from ulcers and anemia to cancer is high.