A ‘snapshot’ of H. pylori incidence in Australia based on urea breath test (UBT) positive results has revealed unusual patterns of infection, including a predominance in younger people. Researchers from the University of WA analysed findings from 95,713 UBT results obtained from WA pathology labs for people presenting with gastric symptoms between 2010-15. They found ...
H. pylori snapshot reveals unusual Australian trends
By Michael Woodhead
8 Nov 2019