Association between vacA genotypes and the risk of duodenal ulcer: a meta-analysis

Abstract

Epidemiological studies have reported the relationship between vacuolating cytotoxin A (vacA) s-/m- region genotypes and duodenal ulcer (DU), but the results remained inconclusive. We performed the present meta-analysis to investigate a more authentic association between vacA s-/m- region genotypes and DU. Literature search was performed by searching Embase… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11033-014-3610-y

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