[Efficacy of stool antigen and serologic tests in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori in Ecuadorian population].

@article{Gmez2005EfficacyOS,
  title={[Efficacy of stool antigen and serologic tests in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori in Ecuadorian population].},
  author={N{\'e}stor A. G{\'o}mez and Ludwig R. Alvarez and Jorge A. Zapatier and Paola E. Vargas},
  journal={Revista de gastroenterologia de Mexico},
  year={2005},
  volume={70 2},
  pages={146-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the effectiveness in the Ecuadorian population of 2 non-invasive methods for the detection of the Helicobacter pylori: the stool antigens immunoassay (HpSAg) and the determination IgG serum of'antibodies. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eighty six dyspeptic patients were evaluated. In each, Helicobacter pylori presence was investigated with… CONTINUE READING