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Table 1 The clinical presentation and endoscopic findings in the presumed dyspeptic patient

From: A comparison of techniques to address the frequency of Helicobacter pylori positive dyspeptic patient

Clinical presentation No. of case (%) H. pylori positive case (%)
(i): Clinical presentation in presumed H. pylori positive dyspeptic patient
 Alternation of bowel habit 24 (26.6) 4 (16.6)
 Abdominal pain 81 (90) 18 (75)
 Dyspeptic symptoms 66 (73.3) 11 (45.8)
 Nausea and vomiting 69 (76.6) 7 (29)
 Loss of appetite 41 (45.5) 3 (12.5)
  1. Total enrolled case = 90; total H. pylori positive case = 24
Endoscopic findings No. of case (%) H. pylori positive (%)
(ii): Endoscopic findings in H. pylori positive case
 Normal 12 (13.3) 7 (58.33)
 Gastritis 49 (54.4) 8 (16.32)
 Duodenitis 19 (21.1) 5 (26.3)
 Ulcers 6 (6.6) 3 (50)
 Malignancy 4 (4.4) 1 (25)
  1. Total enrolled case = 90; total H. pylori positive case = 24