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Academic Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences, 2022, 3(3); doi: 10.25236/AJMHS.2022.030304.

On the pathogenesis characteristics of chronic atrophic gastritis from the perspective of deficiency, stagnation and blood stasis


Chen Chen1, Zhao Weihan2, Qiu Penghui1, Luo Xingyu1

Corresponding Author:
Zhao Weihan

1Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, Shaanxi, 712046, China

2Hospital of Shaanxi University of Chinese Medicine, Xianyang, Shaanxi, 712000, China


Chronic atrophic gastritis (CAG) is a digestive system disease with a high prevalence and a high cancer rate developed by a combination of factors. Its pathogenesis is complex. There is currently no exact name of the disease in traditional Chinese medicine and modern medicine also lacks excellent treatments. Therefore, it is very important to explore the etiology and pathogenesis of CAG, understand its prognosis and prognosis, and prevent cancer. Based on ancient books and classics and researches on CAG in recent years, this paper summarizes the pathogenesis of this disease as "deficiency", "stagnation" and " blood stasis", in order to provide a theoretical basis for the comprehensive clinical treatment of CAG.


chronic atrophic gastritis; etiology and pathogenesis; deficiency; stagnation; blood stasis

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Chen Chen, Zhao Weihan, Qiu Penghui, Luo Xingyu. On the pathogenesis characteristics of chronic atrophic gastritis from the perspective of deficiency, stagnation and blood stasis. Academic Journal of Medicine & Health Sciences (2022) Vol. 3, Issue 3: 17-22. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJMHS.2022.030304.


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