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Autoimmune gastritis

Autoimmune gastritis is a progressive, chronic inflammatory disease characterized by the destruction of gastric parietal cells and loss of intrinsic factor, leading to gastric atrophy. This PrimeView summarizes the epidemiology, diagnosis and management in addition to highlighting how little we know about the pathophysiology of this condition.

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Autoimmune gastritis. Nat Rev Dis Primers 6, 57 (2020).

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