Gastric atrophy as an important risk factor for gastric cancer development after Helicobacter pylori eradication

Tomomitsu Tahara, Noriyuki Horiguchi, Yoshihito Nakagawa, Tomoyuki Shibata, Naoki Ohmiya

Abstract

Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection plays an important role in gastric cancer development (1).