Campylobacter

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Campylobacter

[‚kam·pə·lə′bak·tər]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Spirillaceae; spirally curved rods that are motile by means of a polar flagellum at one or both poles.
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Examination of human stomach biopsies, saliva, and dentaI plaque for Campylobacter pylori.
Influence of media supplements on growth and survival of Campylobacter pylori.
Effect of varying pH on the susceptibility of Campylobacter pylori to antimicrobial agents.
Effect of Campylobacter pylori protein on acid secretion by parietal cells, Lancet 1989; ii: 187-9.
Seroepidemiology of Campylobacter pylori infection in various populations.
Graham DY, Klein PD, Evans DJJr, Evans DG, Alpert LC, Opekun AR, Boutton TW (1987) Campylobacter pylori detected noninvasively by the 13C-urea breath test.
Evaluation of staining methods for identifying Campylobacter pylori.
Campylobacter pylori in heterotopic gastric mucosa in Meckel's diverticulum.
Effect of age on the frequency of active Campylobacter pylori infection diagnosed by the (13C) urea breath test in normal subjects and patients with peptic ulcer disease.
A sensitive and specific serologic test for detection of Campylobacter pylori infection.
Researchers report that peptic ulcers may frequently be caused by a type of bacteria known as Campylobacter pylori.

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