Chapter 24

  1. What is the causative agent of helicobacter pylori gastritis?
    helicobacter pylori
  2. What are the signs/symptoms of helicobacter pylori gastritis?
    • Most are asymptomatic
    • Belching/Vomiting may occur
  3. What is the virulence factor of helicobacter pylori?
    Survives acidic environments by producing alkaline enzymes
  4. How is Helicobacter pylori transmitted?
    Fecal-Oral
  5. How is Helicobacter pylori gastritis treated?
    antibiotics
  6. How is helicobacter pylori gastritis prevented?
    no proven measures
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Chapter 24
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