Does H pylori make your stomach swell?

Does H pylori make your stomach swell?
H. pylori is a type of bacteria that infects your stomach. It attacks your stomach and the first part of your small intestine (duodenum). This can cause redness and swelling (inflammation).
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Can H pylori cause abdominal distention?
Acute infection, acquired most likely by ingestion of the organism, is most commonly asymptomatic but may be associated with epigastric burning, abdominal distention or bloating, belching, nausea, flatulence, and halitosis. Apr 1, 2002
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Can H pylori make you gain weight?
Other studies have reported a higher H. pylori prevalence in obese patients[7,8]. The systematic review by Dhurandhar et al[1] reported an increase in weight gain or an increase in the biomarkers associated with weight gain after H.
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How does H pylori affect the stomach?
The stomach has a layer of mucus that is designed to protect it from stomach acid. H. pylori attack this mucus lining and leave part of the stomach exposed to acid. Together, the bacteria and the acid can irritate the stomach, causing ulcers, gastritis, or stomach cancer.
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What are the symptoms of H pylori in the stomach?
An ache or burning pain in your abdomen.
Abdominal pain that's worse when your stomach is empty.
Nausea.
Loss of appetite.
Frequent burping.
Bloating.
Unintentional weight loss.
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