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A 45-year-old female presents with intermittent epigastric pain and nausea for several weeks.

A 45-year-old female presents with intermittent epigastric pain and nausea for several weeks. She denies fever, diarrhea, cough, and chest pain. She does not take medications, drink alcohol, or smoke. She has had an extensive workup including CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis, gallbladder ultrasound, and cardiac stress testing, all of which were normal. You suspect gastritis. Which of the following is the most likely cause?

A.

Helicobacter pylori infection

B.

NSAID use

C.

Alcohol use

D.

Peppermint gum chewing

E.

Radon exposure

Please Select at least one option.