A patient with a peptic ulcer was admitted to the hospital and a gastric biopsy was performed.

A patient with a peptic ulcer was admitted to the hospital and a gastric biopsy was performed. The tissue was cultured on chocolate agar incubated in a microaerophilic environment at 37°C for 5 to 7 days. At 5 days of incubation, colonies appeared on the plate and were curved, Gram negative rods, oxidase-positive. The most likely identity of this organism is:

a. Campylobacter jejuni
b. Vibrio parahaemolyticus
c. Haemophilus influenzae
d. Helicobacter pylori
e. Campylobacter fetus

Sagar Aryal Admin Asked on October 23, 2015 in Bacteriology.
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d. Helicobacter pylori

Pratiksha Level 1 Answered on October 23, 2015.
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d. Helicobacter pylori

Gaurab Karki Level 2 Answered on October 23, 2015.
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d.Helicobacter pylori

humera Level 1 Answered on October 25, 2015.
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d

Shehzad Level 1 Answered on October 25, 2015.
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d

Am Level 1 Answered on January 8, 2016.
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