[Antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter pylori: clinical and molecular aspects].

@article{Vallejos2003AntimicrobialRO,
  title={[Antimicrobial resistance of Helicobacter pylori: clinical and molecular aspects].},
  author={Cristian Vallejos and O. Garc{\'i}a de la Cerda and Manuel A Valenzuela and H{\'e}ctor Toledo},
  journal={Revista medica de Chile},
  year={2003},
  volume={131 11},
  pages={1313-20}
}
Helicobacter pylori is a relevant pathogen for gastroduodenal diseases in human beings. Although its eradication often improves gastroduodenal diseases, H pylori is acquiring an elevated rate of resistance to various antimicrobials, such as metronidazole, clarithromycin, tetracycline and amoxicillin. Multi-drug resistance is a major problem to select the… CONTINUE READING