• Acid reflux.
• Gastric dumping syndrome, which is a severe form of maldigestion.
• An infection of the incision wound.
• An infection in the chest.
• Internal bleeding.
• Leaking from the stomach at the operation site.
• A diet high in salty and smoked foods.
• A diet low in fruits and vegetables.
• Family history of stomach cancer.
• Infection with Helicobacter pylori.
• Long-term stomach inflammation.
• Pernicious anemia.
• Stomach polyps.
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