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how do you know if h pylori is gone

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Riley Alexander
10 years experience Pathology
100% doesn't exist: Nothing in medicine is 100%. It is very unlikely that a pathologist would miss H. pylori on a biopsy, but they are limited by where the biopsy is take ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience Family Medicine
Infection of stomach: H.Pylori is type of bacteria helicobacter pylori that can cause infection in thestomach, together with acid stomach can cause ulcers .Pts are usually ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
H pylori: H pylori is a ubiquitous bacterium very often found in the stomach. It is found in 50% of the world's population. It may not cause any problems in 80% ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Helicobacter Pylori: This is a bacterial infection in the stomach that causes up to 60% of the peptic ulcer disease. It is easily diagnosed and easily treated.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
H.Pylori: The symptoms of h.Pylori are the same as those of stomach or duodenal ulcers - epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, appetite changes. However ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
H. pylori: H. pylori is a bacterial infection of the stomach which can cause acid reflux and gastric ulcers. This infection can cause significant discomfort, bu ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
H. Pylori: This is an infection that caused peptic ulcers. It is dangerous only if the ulcer disease or heartburn are not treated. This infection can be cured s ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
No : Not everyone has h. Pylori and those with it don't necessarily have any problems from it. But if there is any associated gastritis/ulcers, it should d ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Nothing- NV,Pain: Some have none. Mostly causes stomach pain, hyperacidity, nausea, dyspapsea, frank bleeding and black stool may occur because of ulcer which may be re ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See the link given: Below. The most definitive test is gastric biopsy and examination of tissue by a pathologist. Other tests include breath test, stool test and blood te ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Edmison
18 years experience Gastroenterology
Dyspepsia: Most people with h pylori are asymptomatic carriers. Symptoms from h pylori include abdominal pain, nausea, early satiety or lack of appetite, bloati ... Read More
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