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Helicobacter Pylori

New Approaches of an Old Human Microorganism

Edited by Bruna Maria Roesler

State University of Campinas

Helicobacter pylori is an universally distributed bacterium which affects more than half of the world population. H. pylori infection causes persistent inflammation with different clinical outcomes in humans, including chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer disease and gastric cancer. The infection has also been associated with several extradigestive disorders. In this book there is a comprehensive overview of contributors on H. pylori infection in diverse areas, including virulence factors of H. pylori and their importance for the clinical outcome of the diseases, discussions about the principal therapeutic regimens of bacterium eradication, also considering the antimicrobial resistance. H. pylori is clearly a very interesting bacteria and great studies and discussions about all its aspects are welcome to the medical and scientific communities.

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Helicobacter PyloriNew Approaches of an Old Human MicroorganismEdited by Bruna Maria Roesler

Published: September 18th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73711

ISBN: 978-1-83881-147-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-146-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-148-8

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Helicobacter pylori - An Overview of an Old Human Microorganism

By Bruna Maria Roesler

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2. Clinical Manifestations of the Epsilonproteobacteria (Helicobacter pylori)

By Rie Louise Møller Nordestgaard, Malene Roed Spiegelhauer, Tove Havnhøj Frandsen, Caroline Gren, Agnes Tving Stauning and Leif Percival Andersen

133

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3. Endoscopical Aspects of Helicobacter pylori Gastritis in Children

By Felicia Galoș, Cătălin Boboc, Gabriela Năstase, Anca Orzan, Cristina Coldea, Mălina Anghel and Mihaela Bălgrădean

35

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4. The Importance of H. pylori Infection in Liver Diseases

By Tadeusz Wojciech Łapiński

252

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5. VacA Genotype in Helicobacter pylori

By Elnaz Saeidi, Amirhossein Sheikhshahrokh, Abbas Doosti and Reza Ranjbar

46

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6. Helicobacter pylori Genes jhp0940, jhp0945, jhp0947 and jhp0949 are Associated with Gastroduodenal Disease

By Romo-González Carolina and Coria-Jiménez Rafael

157

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7. Gastric Microbiota and Resistance to Antibiotics

By Agnes Tving Stauning, Rie Louise Møller Nordestgaard, Tove Havnhøj Frandsen and Leif Percival Andersen

162

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8. Nonantibiotic-Based Therapeutics Targeting Helicobacter pylori: From Nature to the Lab

By Paula Parreira, Catarina Leal Seabra, Daniela Lopes-de-Campos and Maria Cristina L. Martins

152

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