Definition of "pylori" [pylori]

  • Plural form of pylorus. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pylori" in a sentence
  • "But H. pylori is implicated in bad things, too, like stomach cancer and ulcers."
  • "Note that Helicobacter pylori is strongly suspected of being a stomach cancer-causing agent by way of ulcers, and in fact Barry J. Marshall, the Nobel Prize-winning microbiologist who discovered the link between H. pylori and stomach ulcers, appears in television and print advertisements in Japan selling LG21 yoghurt drink that claims to fight pylori bacteria."
  • "By using technologies generally available (fibre endoscopy, silver staining of histological sections and culture techniques for microaerophilic bacteria), they made an irrefutable case that the bacterium Helicobacter pylori is causing disease."