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Lymphocytic gastritis may be found in association with coeliac disease (glutensensitive enteropathy), Menetrier's disease (hypertrophic gastropathy characterised by a hypertrophic gastric mucosa with convoluted, thickened mucosal folds and protein-losing enteropathy), as an abnormal response to HP infection or NSAID use, or in association with lymphocytic/collagenous colitis.
Although the vast majority of studied specimens are coprolites, three specimens had preserved intestinal whorls, one of which also shows mucosal folds within the whorls.
Filling the bladder with 250-300 cc of fluid will help iron out the mucosal folds and minimize the chance that small lesions or stones are missed, Dr.