Relationship between the birth cohort pattern of Helicobacter pylori infection and the epidemiology of duodenal ulcer.

@article{Harvey2002RelationshipBT,
  title={Relationship between the birth cohort pattern of Helicobacter pylori infection and the epidemiology of duodenal ulcer.},
  author={Richard F. Harvey and Richard Spence and J. Athene Lane and Prakash Nair and Liam J. Murray and I. Mueller Harvey and Jenny L Donovan},
  journal={QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians},
  year={2002},
  volume={95 8},
  pages={519-25}
}
BACKGROUND Helicobacter-pylori-related duodenal ulcer (DU) is an important cause of dyspepsia. AIM To determine the relationship between the pattern of H. pylori infection and the epidemiology of duodenal ulcer in a single population. DESIGN Prospective two-part study of (i) patients with DU referred for endoscopy because of dyspepsia, and (ii) the incidence of H. pylori infection in the general population of the same area. METHODS Details of 533 DU patients were recorded, and related to… CONTINUE READING

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