The bacterium is often found in asymptomatic subjects.
In a previous study, the degree of coronary atherosclerosis assessed by CACS was significantly associated with H. This significant association between H. However, no study has demonstrated the association between current H.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. In contrast, a positive CLO test means a current infection [ 26 ]. This result suggests the possibility that H.
In addition, considering the previous reports that bacterial DNA of H. The individuals in our study population were more likely to be male, aged and upper white-collar workers prominently [ 6465 ]. A small percentage of patients have a relapse despite eradication of the organism, suggesting a role for other factors in duodenal ulcer disease.
The inflammatory response occurs even though the bacterium does not penetrate the gastric epithelium; it is found on the surface of and adjacent to the epithelium.
In this context, this study provides a theoretical basis for studying the effect of H.
It is generally accepted that H. Indirect evidence is based on the findings that if H.