TITLE

Helicobacter pylori and Vitamin B12 Deficiency

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, Jon S.; DiBaise, J. K.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct2000, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p2686
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the relationship of Helicobacter pylori and vitamin B12 deficiency. Reference to a study by K. Kaptan, C. Beyan, U. Ugur, et al., published in the 2000 issue of the "Archives of Internal Medicine"; Causes of vitamin B12 deficiency; Methodology used; Patients with normal serum vitamin B12 levels, macrocytosis and anemia.
ACCESSION #
17623882

 

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