Surgical Management of Peptic Ulcer Complications in the Era of H. pylori Infection


  • Prakitpunthu Tomtitchong Division of Surgery, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120 Thailand.


                 The role of H. pylori in surgery is a new topic of therapeutic consideration in peptic ulcer disease. There have been increasing evidences of the research results on this subject published more and more every year. These published data of collective results from researches are forming a new basis toward the line of surgical management in peptic ulcer disease. This new interesting trend envisages for selecting more non-invasive or minimal invasive surgery and to follow with H. pylori eradication thereafter. The results of this new trend of surgical approach are expected to be comparable to those achieved by formal conventional definitive procedures.


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Tomtitchong P. Surgical Management of Peptic Ulcer Complications in the Era of H. pylori Infection. Thai J Surg [Internet]. 2001 Dec. 28 [cited 2022 Sep. 26];22(4):115-22. Available from:



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