A retrospective study on the incidence of lymphocytic gastritis in patients with Helicobacter pylori infection.

@article{Sirigu1995ARS,
  title={A retrospective study on the incidence of lymphocytic gastritis in patients with Helicobacter pylori infection.},
  author={Federico Sirigu and Annita Dess{\`i} and Paolo Usai and S Capeccioni and Antonio Meli{\'a} Masi{\'a}},
  journal={Rivista europea per le scienze mediche e farmacologiche = European review for medical and pharmacological sciences = Revue europeenne pour les sciences medicales et pharmacologiques},
  year={1995},
  volume={17 2-3},
  pages={
          85-9
        }
}
To investigate the relationship between lymphocytic gastritis and H. pylori infection, antral biopsy specimens from 162 patients with histological evidence of H. pylori infection, and from 177 subjects without colonization were retrospectively examined. Among patients with antral colonization, lymphocytic gastritis was identified in 8 cases (4.9%). Lymphocytic gastritis was not detected in specimens without H. pylori infection. Quantitation of the epithelial lymphocytic infiltration was carried… CONTINUE READING