Helicobacter pylori–associated iron-deficiency anemia in adolescent female athletes


Authors:Choe, Y. H., Kwon, Y. S., Jung, M. K., Kang, S. K., Hwang, T. S. and Hong, Y. C.
Interesting study suggesting the presence of H. pylori for female athletes with anemia. Given that H. pylori is an opportunistic parasite (stress-induced infection) clearly more things are going on than just the presence of the parasite.