Histopathology of gastritis in Helicobacter pylori-infected children from populations at high and low gastric cancer risk.

@article{Bedoya2003HistopathologyOG,
  title={Histopathology of gastritis in Helicobacter pylori-infected children from populations at high and low gastric cancer risk.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Eugenia Agudelo Bedoya and J. C. Fern{\'a}ndez Garay and Fernando Sanz{\'o}n and Luis Eduardo Bravo and J. Cervera Bravo and Hern{\'a}n Dar{\'i}o Correa and Randall D. Craver and Elizabeth E Fontham and Joanna X Du and P. Dom{\'i}nguez Correa},
  journal={Human pathology},
  year={2003},
  volume={34 3},
  pages={
          206-13
        }
}
Infection with Helicobacter pylori has been recognized as a cause of gastric carcinoma. Although the neoplasia is always detected in adults, the infection starts in childhood. It has been reported that early age at first infection is a determinant of gastric cancer risk. In this study, we examined the histopathology of the gastric mucosa in infected children from a population at high risk for gastric cancer (Pasto, Colombia) and compared it with that of a lower-risk population (New Orleans, LA… CONTINUE READING
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