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H. pylori Program

Children’s National Medical Center’s Helicobacter (H.) pylori Program offers comprehensive evaluation and care for children with gastric and upper intestinal inflammation. H. pylori is the most common cause of duodenal ulcers in children and adults and is also found in many gastric ulcers. The infection is commonly seen in children in the mid-Atlantic area. The program includes internationally recognized experts in gastroenterology, enteric infections, radiology, laboratory medicine, and pathology. The team at Children’s National is one of the best known in the country. - Departments & Programs - Children's National Medical Center