H. Pylori Infection tests
H. Pylori Infection

Tests could include:

  • History and Physical Exam
  • Helicobacter pylori, blood test analysis for urease activity, non-radioactive isotope (eg, C-13)
  • Helicobacter Pylori Antibody Assay
  • Helicobacter pylori antigen assay
  • Antibiogram
  • Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Biopsy
  • Blood Culture
  • Campylobacter Like Organism (CLO) Test
  • Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract Endoscopy with Biopsy
  • Helicobacter pylori Breath Test
  • An esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) test is performed to examine the lining of your esophagus. The esophagus is the muscular tube that connects your throat to your stomach and the duodenum - the upper part of the small intestine. An EGD test is ad...
  • Endoscopy is a procedure that uses a specialized flexible tube with an attached camera to view and operate on the internal organs. This allows surgeons to view problems within your body without having to make large incisions. It is often performed...
  • In some cases, your doctor may decide that he or she needs a sample of your tissue or your cells to help diagnose an illness or identify a cancer. This removal of tissue or cells is called a biopsy. While a biopsy may sound scary, it's important t...
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  • A blood culture is a fairly routine test that checks for bacteria, yeast, and other microorganisms in the blood. The test is relatively simple for the patient and involves a simple blood draw. A laboratory tests the blood sample and the results ar...
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