Is Helicobacter pylori the culprit behind central serous chorioretinopathy?

  title={Is Helicobacter pylori the culprit behind central serous chorioretinopathy?},
  author={Koushik Tripathy},
  journal={Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology},
Dear Editor, We read with interest the article by Zavaoloka and colleagues [1]. Marshall and Warren were the first to demonstrate that peptic ulcer disease, in most cases, is a manifestation of infection with Helicobacter pylori [Hp] [2], for which they were awarded the prestigious Nobel prize. Recently, Hp has been implicated in multiple extragastric diseases [3], including idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, iron deficiency anemia, rosacea, acute coronary syndrome, diabetes mellitus… CONTINUE READING
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