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Watermelon stomach


Other Names for this Disease
  • Gastric antral vascular ectasia
  • GAVE
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Cause


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What causes watermelon stomach?

The exact cause of watermelon stomach is unknown.[1]
Last updated: 11/7/2011

References
  1. Brandt LJ. Feldman: Sleisenger & Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease, 8th ed.. Philadelphia, PA : Saunders; 2006;