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Review of the clinical consequences of H. pylori infection, rationale for country-wide eradication, resistance patterns and treatment strategies for developing countries.

Helicobacter pylori is an important human pathogen. Physicians in developing countries face several challenges in both diagnosis and treatment including costs, availability, treatment success rates and increased recurrence after therapy. We review the clinical consequences of infection, rationale for eradication, resistance patterns and treatment strategies in India.

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Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR)
Volume / Volumen: 136
Number / Número: 4
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 549-562
Year / Año: 2012
Month / Mes: october

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Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, Texas, United States

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Infección por Helicobacter pylori en la India desde la Perspectiva Occidental

Helicobacter pylori es un importante patógeno para los seres humanos. Los profesionales de los países en vías de desarrollo enfrentan numerosos desafíos diagnósticos y terapéuticos, en términos de los costos, la disponibilidad, los índices de tratamiento exitoso y la posible recurrencia luego de la terapia. Se revisan las consecuencias de la infección, los motivos para la erradicación, los patrones de resistencia y las estrategias terapéuticas en la India.
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Lee YY, Ismail AW, Mustaffa N, Musa KI, Majid NA, Choo KE, Mahendra RS, Derakhshan MH, Malaty HM, Graham DY. Sociocultural and dietary practices among Malay subjects in the North-Eastern region of peninsular Malaysia: A region of low prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection. Helicobacter 17:54-61, 2012.
Malfertheiner P, Megraud F, O'Morain CA, Atherton J, Axon AT, Bazzoli F, Gensini GF, Gisbert JP, Graham DY, Rokkas T, El-Omar EM, Kuipers EJ. Management of Helicobacter pylori infection--the Maastricht IV/Florence Consensus Report. Gut 61:646-664, 2012.
Dore MP, Farina V, Cuccu M, Mameli L, Massarelli G, Graham DY. Twice-a-day bismuth-containing quadruple therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication: a randomized trial of 10 and 14 days. Helicobacter 16:295-300, 2011.
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Helicobacter Pylori Infection in India From a Western Perspective

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Selvi Thirumurthi1, David Y. Graham2

2 Md, Baylor College Of Medicine, Michael E. Debakey Va Medical Center, Professor Of Medicine, Molecular Virolog

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