Gastric Erosion

What is GAstric Erosion?

Gastric Erosion is minor ulceration of the gastric mucosa.

Causes of Gastric Erosion

Drugs like aspirin and steroid.

Clinical Features of Gastric Erosion

1. Blood in the vomit.
2. Black tarry stools.

Management of Gastric Erosion

1. Stop drugs.
2. Antacids
3. Quit alcohol and smoking.