Gastric phenotype in children with Helicobacter pylori infection undergoing upper endoscopy.

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INTRODUCTION Helicobacter pylori is a definite risk factor for the development of gastric cancer, especially in the context of corpus-predominant gastritis. The infection is usually acquired in early childhood, implying lifelong exposure to this carcinogen if untreated. Our objective was to analyze the prevalence of H. pylori induced corpus-predominant… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/00365521.2010.533383

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@article{Hoepler2011GastricPI, title={Gastric phenotype in children with Helicobacter pylori infection undergoing upper endoscopy.}, author={Wolfgang Hoepler and Karin P. Hammer and Johann Hammer}, journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology}, year={2011}, volume={46 3}, pages={293-8} }