Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

how does eating raw meat affect h. pylori infection (helicobacter pylori)

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Choi
Dr. Paul Choi answered
37 years experience Gastroenterology
H.Pylori: If you are diagnosed with h.Pylori, it is usually not a bad idea to treat, particularly if you are symptomatic. It may even prevent stomach cancer: ht ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Treatable: Tell them this can cause ulcers in the upper gastrointestinal tract and predispose to cancer, but is treatable and curable and they will not likely ge ... Read More
2
2 thanks
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
How old r kids?: If little kids, don't need to know much. H pylori is common, (couple billion people in the world have it); can cause infl of stomach, duodenum, ulcer ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Contagious: It is a stomach bacterial infection that can come from food you have eaten, and can be contagious within the same household or family members.
12
12 thanks
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Nwanguma
20 years experience Infectious Disease
Treat: See your doctor for treatment. If the infection is confirmed, treatment with a combination of pills, is usually effective in eradicating the infectio ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Helicobacter pylori : H. Pylori is a bacterium which infects a large portion of the world's population, particularly in less developed environments. Most people have no sym ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
22 years experience Gastroenterology
4 tests: Breath test stool antigen test serum (blood test) biopsy.
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
17 years experience Gastroenterology
Any or none: Many people are asymptomatic where as others complain of abdominal pain or nausea.
5
5 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Problem in stomach: H pylori is a bacterium, found in the human stomach that is implciated as causing gastritis, peptic ulcers and also is associated with gastric cancers ... Read More
11
11 thanks
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Helicobacter pylori: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a bacteria that can infect the stomach & cause peptic ulcers.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month