Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine

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Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine

2006, vol. 15, nr 1, January-February, p. 113–120

Publication type: review article

Language: Polish

Gatunki Helicobacter izolowane z przewodu pokarmowego człowieka

Helicobacter Species in Digestive Tract in Humans

Monika Biernat1,, Grażyna Gościniak1,

1 Katedra i Zakład Mikrobiologii AM we Wrocławiu


Wostatnich latach badania nad pałeczkami z rodzaju Helicobacter koncentrowały się głównie na zakażeniach wywołanych przez Helicobacter pylori, jednocześnie donoszono o nowych gatunkach Helicobacter występujących u człowieka. Dzięki zastosowaniu nowoczesnych metod molekularnych wykazano obecność materiału genetycznego Helicobacter spp. u osób z różnymi chorobami zapalnymi żołądka (H. heilmannii), jelit (H. cinaedi, H. canadensis) i wątroby (H. hepaticus, H. bilis), a także w zakażeniach systemowych ( H. pullorum, „H. rappini”). Dotychczasowe osiągnięcia podkreślają potrzebę dalszych badań nad tą grupą drobnoustrojów.


During the last years researches in Helicobacter species have mainly concentrated on Helicobacter pylori infections. However, several new species of those spiral bacteria have been described in humans during this time. Using new molecular methods, the presence of Helicobacter spp. DNA in samples from patients with different gastric (H. heilmannii), intestinal (H. cinaedi, H. canadensis) and liver diseases (H. hepaticus, H. bilis) and also systemic infections (H. pullorum, „H. rappini”) has been indicated. Current achievements emphasize the importance to continue the studies of these microorganisms

Słowa kluczowe

gatunki Helicobacter, choroby żołądka, jelit i wątroby, zakażenia systemowe

Key words

Helicobacter species, gastric, intestinal and liver diseases, systemic infections

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