The effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on insulin resistance and HbA1c level in people with normal glucose levels: a prospective study.

@article{Doan2015TheEO,
  title={The effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on insulin resistance and HbA1c level in people with normal glucose levels: a prospective study.},
  author={Z. {\"O}zlem Doğan and Murat Sarikaya and Bilal Ergul and Levent Filik},
  journal={Biomedical papers of the Medical Faculty of the University Palacky, Olomouc, Czechoslovakia},
  year={2015},
  volume={159 2},
  pages={242-5}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection is reported to be associated with various extragastrointestinal conditions such as insulin resistance, diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome. These conditions are attributed to systemic inflammation, leptin or ghrelin changes due to H. pylori infection. Therefore, increasing trends in the management of H. pylori infection are ordered to maintain glycemic control. In this study, we evaluated the effect of H. pylori eradication on… CONTINUE READING