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Helicobacter heilmannii gastroduodenal disease and clinical aspects in children with dyspeptic symptoms.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15174799     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
AIM: To evaluate the occurrence and clinical characteristics of Helicobacter heilmannii infection among children presenting with dyspeptic symptoms. METHOD: Prospective cohort study of 580 patients. RESULTS: Of all examined dyspeptic children, 26.4% were infected with spiral-shaped organisms, and 0.9% of patients were found to be infected with spiral H. heilmannii-like organisms. CONCLUSION: In children with dyspeptic symptoms, the possible presence of gastroduodenal disease due to H. heilmannii should be considered. Further studies are needed to clarify H. heilmannii-related gastroduodenal pathology in the paediatric population.
Authors:
J Sýkora; V Hejda; J Varvarovská; F Stozický; K Siala; J Schwarz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)     Volume:  93     ISSN:  0803-5253     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr.     Publication Date:  2004 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-06-03     Completed Date:  2004-10-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9205968     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr     Country:  Norway    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  707-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatrics, Charles University Hospital, Pilsen, Czech Republic. sykorajo@fnplzen.cz
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use
Cohort Studies
Czech Republic / epidemiology
Female
Gastrointestinal Diseases / diagnosis*,  drug therapy,  epidemiology
Helicobacter Infections / diagnosis*,  drug therapy,  epidemiology
Helicobacter heilmannii / drug effects,  isolation & purification*
Helicobacter pylori / drug effects,  isolation & purification
Humans
Male
Prevalence
Prospective Studies
Treatment Outcome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents

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