H pylori

H pylori

Helicobacter pylori, see there.
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Risk factors for Helicobacter pylori resistance in the United States: the surveillance of H pylori antimicrobial resistance partnership (SHARP) study, 1993-1999.
Yet a maverick is now arguing that H pylori may have some benefits as well, and so he warns that a wholesale campaign to eradicate the bacterium is premature.
The debate about whether H pylori is good or bad needs immediate attention because the bacterium is a "submerging"--rather than emerging--infection, Blaser says.
A few studies have begun to differentiate the effects of H pylori on different segments of the gastrointestinal tract.
He thinks the rise is lagging 20 to 30 years behind declines in H pylori infection.
I've spent more than a decade showing that H pylori is bad," he says.
It isn't clear when H pylori first infected people or whether it affects other animals.