Which physical findings suggest Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) infection?

Updated: Jul 21, 2021
  • Author: Luigi Santacroce, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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No specific clinical signs have been described in patients with H pylori infection. Patients may feel dyspepsia or abdominal discomfort, such as during gastritis or with epigastric pain (eg, duodenal ulcers). In some cases, patients may feel hungry in the morning and may have halitosis.

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