Prev post1 of 3Next Gastritis can be defined as inflammation, irritation or erosion of the lining of the stomach, known as the gastric mucosa. All or part of the gastric mucosa may be involved, thus it can be classified as acute or chronic. Symptoms of gastritis vary from person to person, and many people have
Barrett's Esophagus. This is the pre-cancer disease which ultimately led to esophageal cancer, short segment and beginning stage...thank gawd it was found early! ;) What causes Barretts? Well, chronic heartburn basically, it was found that I had I had a hyatal hernia when I was around 15, I have all my life after, suffered from gawd awful heartburn/GERD.