[Association between varioliform gastritis and cirrhosis].

Abstract

BACKGROUND Varioliform gastritis (VG) is found in approximately 0.3 to 2.8% of upper gastrointestinal endoscopies. Its etiology is not known. We have observed a higher frequency of VG in patients with liver cirrhosis. AIM To confirm if there is an association between VG and liver cirrhosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Two case-control studies were done. A… (More)

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