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Screening for Helicobacter pylori Infection among Asymptomatic University Students in Alexandria, Egypt, Using Non Invasive Laboratory Techniques

@inproceedings{ElKady2018ScreeningFH,
  title={Screening for Helicobacter pylori Infection among Asymptomatic University Students in Alexandria, Egypt, Using Non Invasive Laboratory Techniques},
  author={Hadir El-Kady},
  year={2018}
}
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) discovered, as a human pathogen, by Marshall and Warren in 1982 (Marshall and Warren, 1984) is a gramnegative bacterium that colonizes the human stomach and can lead to chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer, gastric adenocarcinoma and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma besides causing other extra-digestive infections (McColl, 2010). A systematic review from 73 countries in 6 continents in 2018 revealed an overall prevalence of 44.3% worldwide. This rate ranged… 
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