TITLE

Bad Breath Could Signal H. Pylori Infection

PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Indiana Business Magazine;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the study suggesting that persistent bad breath could be a sign that an individual is infected with ulcer-causing Helicobacter pylori. Medicines given to people with indigestion and bad breath to eliminate the bacterium; Success of resolving the symptoms of halitosis and hunger-like pain; Advantage of cleaning the teeth and gums.
ACCESSION #
11122874

 

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