Who should be considered for testing of H pylori infection (HPI)?

Updated: Apr 26, 2021
  • Author: BS Anand, MD; Chief Editor: Philip O Katz, MD, FACP, FACG  more...
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Spouses and H pylori –positive family members of H pylori –positive persons should be considered for testing and treatment of H pylori infection, [55] since mother-to-child transmission may be a major route of H pylori infection. [56]


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