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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: Low rate of recurrence of Helicobacter Pylori infection in spite of high clarithromycin resistance in Pakistan

Age (years)  
Mean ± SD 41 ± 13
Range 18-77
Gender  
Male 80(67)*
Female 40(33)
Diagnosis  
Gastritis 116(97)
Gastric ulcer 1(1)
Duodenal ulcer 3(2)
Histology  
Grade 1 61(51)
Grade 2 54(45)
Grade 3 5(4)
Antibiotic susceptibility pattern n = 47
Clarithromycin  
Sensitive 30(64)
Resistance 17(36)
Amoxicillin  
Sensitive 45(96)
Resistance 2(4)
H. pylori DNA fingerprint (PCR-RFLP)  
Same on both sides 102(85)
Different on both sides 18(15)
  1. *n (%) = number and percentage.