Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori in Children

  • Yakut Akyon
  • Gulsen Hascelýk
  • Mehmet Emin Senocak
  • Gökhan Gedikoglu
  • Haluk Ozturk

Abstract

In the last decade H.pylori has been accepted as the major cause of type B gastritis and has been strongly associated with duodenal and gastric ulcer disease in adults and children.5,6 Most of the studies mainly carried on children, to identify H.pylori infection, are serological studies2,7

Keywords

Formalin Agar Urea Turkey Paraffin 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yakut Akyon
    • 1
  • Gulsen Hascelýk
    • 1
  • Mehmet Emin Senocak
    • 2
  • Gökhan Gedikoglu
    • 3
  • Haluk Ozturk
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyHacettepe UniversityAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric SurgeryHacettepe University Faculty of MedicineAnkaraTurkey
  3. 3.Department of PathologyHacettepe University Faculty of MedicineAnkaraTurkey

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