Helicobacter pylori infection predicts favorable outcome in patients with gastric cancer.

TitleHelicobacter pylori infection predicts favorable outcome in patients with gastric cancer.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsWang F, Sun GP, Zou YF, Zhong F, Ma T, Li XQ, Wu D
JournalCurrent oncology (Toronto, Ont.)
Volume20
Issue5
Paginatione388-95
Date Published2013 Oct
Abstract

Recent studies have suggested a controversial role of Helicobacter pylori infection in gastric cancer prognosis. The aim of the present study was to investigate the potential impact of H. pylori status on the prognosis of patients with gastric cancer in a Chinese prospective cohort.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0076966
Alternate JournalCurr Oncol