Table 1: The relationship between H. pylori positivity and inflammatory parameters.

Variables Total H. pylori (+) subjectsH. pylori (−) subjects value

CRP*4.8 ± 3.45.5 ± 3.93.9 ± 2.3<0.05
Leukocytes7.0 ± 1.87.1 ± 1.66.9 ± .9 NS
Thrombocytes250 ± 65252 ± 69248 ± 61 NS
Sedimentation*9.4 ± 8.211.3 ± 8.97.3 ± 6.8<0.05
Ferritin*86.5 ± 91.7122 ± 10545.6 ± 47<0.05
Fibrinogen*321 ± 77336 ± 82303 ± 67<0.05

*Significant variables.