ammonia vapor in the oral cavity as a diagnostic marker for infection with Helicobacter pylori: preliminary ' proof of principle ' pharmacological investigations.
Treatment of uninvestigated dyspepsia is either to test for and eradicate Helicobacter pylori or to use empirical treatment with a PPI for one month.
AB - OBJECTIVES: Helicobacter pylori infection induces gastritis, which may evolve to carcinoma or lymphoma.
A systematic overview (meta-analysis) of outcome measures in Helicobacter pylori gastritis trials and functional dyspepsia.
pylorus risk factors that have been suggested include being blood group A, and having the bacteria Helicobacter pylori in the stomach.