By C. O’Morain, M. Buckley (auth.), Professor G. Gasbarrini, Dr. S. Pretolani (eds.)
A century in the past the Italian pathologist Bizzozero defined the relationships among spiral micro organism and the mammalian gastro intestinal tract. given that 1982, whilst Helicobacter pylori was once chanced on, gastroduodenal disorder were thoroughly revised as a con series of the result of easy and scientific learn during this box. growth in realizing the pathogenesis of this bacterium has been made via learning H. pylori an infection in animal versions. extra particular diagnostic instruments were constructed utilizing new molecular biology suggestions. destiny tendencies are directed in the direction of getting ready a particular H. pylori vaccine. a brand new category for gastritis, the Sydney method, together with H. pylori gastritis, was once proposed in 1990. As issues the scientific method of peptic ulcer affliction within the 1990's, the vast majority of authors agree at the significance of H. pylori eradication. furthermore, contemporary medical reviews recommend that H. pylori an infection may be linked to different gastroduodenal ailments, reminiscent of non ulcer dyspepsia and gastric melanoma. Multicenter trials to standardize serological tools and evaluation the efficacy of latest antimicrobial treatment schedules are deliberate all through diverse eu nations. The fourth Workshop of the ecu Helicobacter Pylori research crew was once held in Bologna, Italy, in November 1991. years earlier than Bologna collage celebrated its 9th centennial, giving facts of being the oldest collage within the glossy global. therefore the H. pylori tale that has persisted for greater than a century has been mentioned once more on the collage with the oldest culture within the world.
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The reason for this is not clear at present. e. a break in the mucosa such as erosions or ulceration, the negative predictive value (93%) was significant only in those aged under 45 years. If a screening strategy of the under 45 year group by serology were adopted, the endoscopic saving would be 66%. However, 7% of significant pathology would have been missed. In our study these were: (a) three cases of moderate oesophagitis and (b) two cases of moderate gastritis; (one patient had undergone gastric surgery for leiomyoma).
Pylori positive by at least one ofthe three detection methods immediately after surgery, the bacteria were no longer detectable after 3 months. This effect can hardly be attributed to the administration of antibiotics. The reason for the lack of organism eradication in two patients remains unknown. It should be mentioned, however, that both patients were under 30 years of age. Independent of the perioperative administration of antibiotics, there is a significant decline in the gastric metaplasia rate in the duodenum after PGY.
It is possible, however, that the infection along with the inflammation of the duodenal mucosa has an effect on the extent of gastric metaplasia . This could result in a vicious circle, which could ultimately lead to a spread of the gastric metaplasia on the one hand, and to inflammation caused by the H. pylori, on the other, until the integrity of the mucosa is finally lost. This in connection with other ulcerogenic 46 M. Biichler et al. factors might possibly lead to duodenal ulcer. This hypothesis is corroborated by observations that H.