Potential risk factors and prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection among adult patients with dyspepsia symptoms in Cameroon.
BMC Infect Dis 2018 Jun 15;18(1):278. Epub 2018 Jun 15.
Gastroenterology Department, Laquintinie Hospital of Douala, P. O. Box 4035, Douala, Cameroon.
Background: Helicobacter pylori is a Gram negative bacterium that colonizes the stomach of approximately two-thirds of the human population and it is involved in the pathogenesis of gastroduodenal diseases. This study sought to determine potential risk factors associated with seroprevalence of H. pylori among dyspepsia patients in Cameroon for a better management of the disease. Read More