Does colonization of Helicobacter pylori in the heterotopic gastric mucosa play a role in bleeding of Meckel's diverticulum?


Ergun O. , CELIK A., AKARCA U. S. , SEN T., ALKANAT M., ERDENER A.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.37, no.11, pp.1540-1542, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1053/jpsu.2002.36180
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1540-1542

Abstract

Background/Purpose: Helicobacter pylori is a microorganism known to colonize in gastric type of mucosa and is associated with gastritis and peptic ulceration. The aim of the study was to determine whether colonization of H pylori in heterotopic gastric mucosa plays a role in bleeding of Meckel's diverticulum.