Helicobacter-like organisms in gastroduodenal diseases.

  title={Helicobacter-like organisms in gastroduodenal diseases.},
  author={V Andreica and D Dumitraşcu and N Saşcă and Elvira Tog{\^a}nel and Antonia Suciu and Anton Drăghici and Oliviu Pascu and C I Saşcă and M Suciu and M Andreica},
  journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique},
  volume={14 5},
The incidence of the Helicobacter-like organisms (HLO) was investigated on biopsy specimens of antral gastric mucosa, stained by the Wayson technique, in 509 patients with various gastric and duodenal diseases. The incidence of HLO was: 72.8 percent in gastric ulcer, 69.6 percent in duodenal ulcer, 69.2 percent in bulbitis, 61.0. percent in chronic gastritis, 37.5 percent in the postoperative stomach, 50 percent in gastric cancer, and 34.3 percent on healthy controls. The HLO were present over… CONTINUE READING