Effect of Helicobacter pylori on ectopic gastric mucosa of Meckel's diverticulum in children after meckelectomy

@article{Popouis2004EffectOH,
  title={Effect of Helicobacter pylori on ectopic gastric mucosa of Meckel's diverticulum in children after meckelectomy},
  author={G. Popouis and Asimenia Violaki and Aris Klokkaris and E. Fragos and John Venizelos and G. I. Tryfonas},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2004},
  volume={8},
  pages={310-313}
}
Ninety-two children underwent meckelectomy in our department over the 10-year period 1981–1990. All histologic speciments of Meckel's diverticula were studied, most of them retrospectively, for evidence of active inflammation or ulceration in any ectopic gastric mucosa present and specifically searching for Helicobacter pylori (HP). Thirty-eight (group A… CONTINUE READING