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My Girlfriend Has H Pylori How Does She Know If It Turns To An Ulcer
Hpylori and ulcer: Everyone who is positive hor h p ylori does not neccessarrily has an ulcer.If she has no symptoms of ulcer then she can be treated for the infection with combonation of antibiotics and ppi, which also cures the ulcer.But to be sure if she has symptoms she needs to have endoscopy to make the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Spicey/acidic foods: Chronic infection with h. Pylori can cause gastritis/ulcers in your stomache/duodenum and that can cause pain when exposed to acid etc..Thus spicey/acidic foods (tomatos, citrus fruits) can cause you additional misery. I assume you had take antibiotics already? Continue your acid-suppressing meds and follow up with your doc. Good luck. ...Read more
What are the causes of having a simple ulcer in the terminal ileum? So far I have read that h. Pylori can cause this. Anything else?
I just had an endoscopy done and was tested positive for h pylori. I have no ulcers so why am i coughing?
Say I do have an ulcer from h.Pylori. Would lactose free yogurt be good to consume? Research shows dairy is not good for ulcers as its acidic.
It is ok: The yogurt will do no harm.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was diagonised with ulcers ---> h. Pylori. I took medication but i still feel nauseated always even after avoiding certain foods. What should I do?
Maybe not gone...: Treatment for h pylori works about 85% of the time, not 100 %. Can get checked without invasive testing for cure (breath or stool test). Perhaps symptoms are not due to h pylori. Follow up with doc and find out. ...Read more
Ulcers . H pylori IgG neg, 0.9, ind 0.9-1.0 pos >1.0 iga. Neg <0.89 equi 0.89- 0.99 pos >0.99 IgM neg <0.80 equi 0.80- 1.19 pos>1.19 normal?
Clarify: These seem to be a listing of the interpretative values for the h pylori blood tests. I cannot decipher what are your test results. That being said, ulcers are caused primarily from h pylori infection (that won the nobel prize) and medications (nsaids). If you have an ulcer and h pylori, the infection needs to be completely treated to minimize the chance of the ulcer coming back. ...Read more
Barry J Marshall: Barry james marshall born 30 september 1951, 2005 nobel prize in physiology. ...Read more
Treat the H.pylori: H.Pylori status is checked with the intention of treating the infection to eradication, when found. Untreated h.Pylori may increase your risk of ulceration as well as of stomach cancer. Don't however confuse a positive h.Pylori blood test with actual infection--having the antibody may only mean that at some point you were exposed. Biopsy, breath test, stool antigen assess for this bacteria. ...Read more
Maybe: Chronic h pylori infection can lead to chronic gastritis (inflammation of stomach) which can be assoc w/ vitamin B12 deficiency. Bleeding (occult or visible) can occur from acute or chronic inflammation, ulcers, can lead to iron deficiency. Decreased production of stomach acid, as can happen w/chr h pylori theoretically can lead to malabsorption of iron, calcium. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the syptoms of h pylori , how do you get rid of it, and does it cause ulcers, and what are the symptoms. Thank you?
Gastritis/yes/yes: H.Pylori is a bacteria that infects the stomache lining. The symptoms are usually upper abdominal pain and burning sensation, dyspepsia or gastritis. It can cause peptic ulcer disease and even stomache cancers. It can be cured by combination antibiotic treatment with amoxicillin, metronidazole, biaxin (clarithromycin) along with a proton pump inhibitor such as pantaprozole or omipprazole given for 10 to 14 days. ...Read more
I have a history of h pylori, esophigitis and sliit ulcer would i be able to have a gastric sleeve?
How can h.pylori can be killed..? Can peptic ulcers be completely cured? Along with esophagus..How?
ANTI-BIOTICS: plus BISMUTH containing liquid (eg: Pepto-Bismol) Can in most cases CURE..(Acid control may also be used) Speak with your PCP (Primary Care Provider) Hope this helps! Z ...Read more
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