Prevalence of non-helicobacter pylori duodenal ulcer in Karachi, Pakistan

Jafri, Wasim; Yakoob, Javed; Jafri, Nadim; Abid, Shahab; Hamid, Saeed; Alishah, Hasnain
September 2003
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS75
Academic Journal
An abstract of the article "Prevalence of Non-Gelicobacter Pylori Duodenal Ulcer in Karachi, Pakistan," by Wasim Jafri, Javed Yakoob, Nadim Jafri, Shahab Abid, Saeed Hamid, and Hasnain Alishah is presented,


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