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Diagnosis of Gastritis
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Diagnosis of gastritis

Initially, a doctor will perform the following tests to diagnose gastritis:


If conservative treatment does not resolve symptoms, then a special test will need to be performed by a specialist (gastroenterologist) to have a thorough look at the stomach, take a biopsy and to determine if there is another underlying condition:


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  Last reviewed: 10 November 2007 || Last updated: 27 January 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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