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what really causes sour stomach?
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what really causes sour stomach?

what really causes sour stomach? i was told it is the food that my belly had hard time to digest,i would like to know what are  the causes. example can a pot not washed well and then used to cook some food,can that give you sour stomach, or if you mix certain foods can that give you sour stomach? and etc.,,,?????
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Hi,
The two main causes of sore stomach are H.pylori infection and intake of NSAIDs(painkillers). The other causes include -
1. Viral infections
2. Granulomatous diseases
3.Eosinophilic gastritis
4. Alcohol
5. Radiation
This list is not complete and it includes many other less common causes.
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