Antral histopathological changes in acid peptic disease associated with Helicobacter pylori.

@article{Mysorekar1999AntralHC,
  title={Antral histopathological changes in acid peptic disease associated with Helicobacter pylori.},
  author={Vijaya Viswanath Mysorekar and Chitralekha and Prasad Dandekar and B S Satya Prakash},
  journal={Indian journal of pathology & microbiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={427-34}
}
The histopathology of the antral mucosa of patients with acid peptic disease was studied in relation to Helicobacter pylori infection. Three hundred and fifty-five patients underwent gastroscopy and biopsy on 443 occasions. During each gastroscopy, two antral samples were taken for Rapid Urease Test (RUT) for H. pylori and two antral samples for histopathology. Haematoxylin and Eosin and modified Giemsa stained sections were studied. Histopathological changes in the antrum and the density of H… CONTINUE READING

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