Association of Helicobacter pylori infection with gastroduodenal disease, epidemiologic factors and iron-deficiency anemia in Turkish children undergoing endoscopy, and impact on growth


Suoglu O. D. , Gokce S. , Saglam A. T. , Sokucu S., Saner G.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.49, no.6, pp.858-863, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2007.02444.x
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.858-863

Abstract

Background: The purpose of the present paper was to investigate the relationship between Helicobacter pylori infection and clinical symptomatology, breast-feeding and socioeconomic level. The relationship between H. pylori and iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) and the effect of H. pylori infection on growth were also investigated.