Helicobacter Pylori Bacteria
What is Helicobacter pylori: it is a type of bacteria that causes an infection in the stomach, it is found in approximately two thirds of the world's population. It is transmitted by water and contaminated elements, it can also be transmitted from person to person. It is most commonly transmitted in childhood and if this bacterium is not treated in time it can last a lifetime and cause peptic ulcers.
what is this exam for? This test will help determine if you have this disease and be able to give you an effective treatment that will help your quality of life.
Over 18 years old
Pain and burning in the abdomen, which is worse when the stomach is empty
Loss of appetite
Unintentional weight loss