Helicobacter pylori and antibiotic resistance
- Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, CHU Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
- Dr F Megraud, Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, CHU Pellegrin, 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France;
This is an introduction to the Gut tutorial “Helicobacter pylori and antibiotic resistance” hosted on BMJ Learning—the best available learning website for medical professionals from the BMJ Group.
H pylori is a Gram-negative flagellated spiral bacteria. Infection with H pylori is mainly acquired in childhood. About 15% of infected people will develop a peptic ulcer and …