Effect of Helicobacter pylori eradication on peptic ulcer disease complicated with outlet obstruction

Taskin V., Gurer I., Ozyilkan E., Sare M., Hilmioglu F.

HELICOBACTER, cilt.5, ss.38-40, 2000 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background. At present, the prevalence of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) in complicated peptic ulcer and the effect of H. pylori eradication on complicated peptic ulcer have not been fully established. In this study, we report the prevalence of H. pylori in peptic ulcer patients complicated with gastric outlet obstruction, effectiveness of oral eradication therapy on these patients, and their long-term follow up.