Functional Dyspepsia with Helicobacter pylori Infection

Rabbinu Rangga Pribadi, Ari Fahrial Syam, Ening Krisnuhoni

Abstract


Helicobacter pylori infection is commonly found worldwide. In Indonesia, the prevalence of H. pylori infection is 22.1%. The bacteria are responsible for gastritis, peptic ulcer disease (PUD), and gastric cancer.Helicobacter pylori may also has a role in functional dyspepsia. Diagnostic approach consists of noninvasive and invasive examinations. One of the invasive strategy is upper gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy and gastric mucosa biopsy.

Keywords


Endoscopy; dyspepsia; Helicobacter pylori; gastritis; gastric cancer

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