Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2019 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Impact of Helicobacter pylori Infection on Gastric Variceal Bleeding among Patients with Liver Cirrhosis

Table 3

Histopathological patterns of chronic gastritis and the fasting serum gastrin level among H. pylori positive patients.

VariablesNonbleeding gastric varices
Bleeding gastric varices () value

H. pylori-induced chronic gastritisFollicular538.46%2371.88%0.0199
Others (superficial or erosive)323.08%721.88%
Fasting serum gastrin level0.0380