What is Gastric mucosa: Biopsy for H. pylori + NO. H. Pylori Seen.
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replied January 10th, 2012
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastric_mucos a

Helicobacter pylori is a bacterium that is responsible for many ulcers and gastritis, and you apparently have it. Treatment is normally with antibiotics.

NO is nitric oxide, which is produced naturally by the mucosa. Excess production can be a response to H. pylori infection.
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