Questions tagged [helicobacter-pylori]

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H. pylori-caused Bad Breath: how does it smell like?

One of my relatives has bad breath. Common causes, including dry oral cavity, poor dental health, dirty tongue coating, tonsil stones, are ruled out. We now suspect that H. pylori is the culprit. He ...
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Transmission of helicobacter pylori

I used spoon of my friend who had h pylori infection. Can it infect me. I shared her ice cream with the spoon that she was using.
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Difference between H Pylori Breath Test and SIBO 24h PH Breath Test

I have been told that these too tests test the same condition/symptom: H Pylori breath test SIBO 24 hour PH breath test Can anyone confirm if a H Pylori test is the same as a 24 Hour PH Breath ...
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Relationship between Helicobacter pylori and stomach acid

Omeprazole (or other proton pump inhibitors) is often used to treat patients diagnosed with Helicobacter pylori. I heard of people treated this way and there's a study which suggests doing so. The ...