ammonia vapor in the oral cavity as a diagnostic marker for infection with Helicobacter pylori: preliminary ' proof of principle ' pharmacological investigations.
Treatment of uninvestigated dyspepsia is either to test for and eradicate Helicobacter pylori or to use empirical treatment with a PPI for one month.
dyspeptic patients who are positive for H. pylori should be treated with triple therapy.
AB - OBJECTIVES: Helicobacter pylori infection induces gastritis, which may evolve to carcinoma or lymphoma.
A systematic overview (meta-analysis) of outcome measures in Helicobacter pylori gastritis trials and functional dyspepsia.