Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori vacA, cagA, cagE, iceA, babA2 genotypes and correlation with clinical outcome in Turkish patients with dyspepsia

Erzin Y., Koksal V., Altun S., Dobrucali A., Aslan M., Erdamar S. , ...More

HELICOBACTER, vol.11, no.6, pp.574-580, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1523-5378.2006.00461.x
  • Title of Journal : HELICOBACTER
  • Page Numbers: pp.574-580


Background : Distinct virulence factors of Helicobacter pylori have been associated with clinical outcome of the infection; however, considerable variations have been reported from different geographic regions and data on genotypes of Turkish H. pylori isolates are sparse.