William Chey, MD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, discusses the prevalence of H. pylori. References and Resources
Konno M, Fujii N, Yokota S, et al: Five-year follow-up study of mother-to-child transmission of Helicobacter pylori infection detected by a random amplified polymorphic DNA fingerprinting method. J Clin Microbiol 2005 May; 43(5:2246-50. Click Here
to read abstract.
Templeton R., Shared history of humans and gut bacteria: Evolutionary togetherness: coupled evolution of humans and a pathogen. Heredity (2007) 98, 337–338. doi:10.1038. Click Here
to view the article.
H. pylori and Cancer: Fact Sheet Click Here
to view the fact sheet.
Helicobacter pylori and Peptic Ulcer Disease Click Here
to read information from the CDC.