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Helicobacter pylori infection symptoms and treatment


How to deal with Helicobacter pylori?


Previously it was thought that the gastric and duodenal ulcers is responsible stress. However, this theory was disproved by two scientists Robin Warren and Barry Marshall discovered the fact that the lesions most commonly causes bacteria - Helicobacter pylori.

This bacterium is very well in little hospitable environment of the stomach, because it has the ability to produce protective "cloak" and thanks to him not adversely affected by the stomach acid. In turn, the flagellum let it break through the gastric mucosa and settle on the epithelium. And there multiply. Our immune system is helpless against this bacterium.


Helicobacter pylori affects gastric mucosa


Invokes the beginning of mucositis, which is the feeling of overcrowding symptoms , heartburn, blunt, piercing pain in the upper abdomen.

The mucous membrane becomes less resistant to gastric acid , which over time can lead to wounds in the walls of the stomach or duodenum.

Remember! Typical gastric ulcer disease is that generally worsen symptoms after eating, and while the ulcer in the duodenum is positioned , there is pain on an empty stomach, often at night.

Statistical data show that at least half of us are infected with Helicobacter pylori and in the vast majority not this entails no consequences.

Remember! According to experts , the harmful effects of bacteria facilitates frequent eating red meat, as well as the consumption of highly salted , grilled or smoked products, smoking and alcohol abuse.

How do you help with Helicobacter pylori?


What matters here quick action.

Peptic ulcer disease is not always associated with Helicobacter pylori. The mucous membrane of the stomach may also be irritated by drugs such as painkillers or anti.

The presence of bacteria carries another danger. It is responsible for 60-80% of cancers of the stomach.

Remember! The infection must be immediately detected and cured.

This is done by giving antibiotics and medicines neutralizing stomach acid.

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