H.pylori faecal antigen test is used for both diagnosis and monitoring infection.
Microbiology - Bacteriology
H. pylori antigen test
Antimicrobials, proton pump inhibitors or bismuth preparations suppress H.pylori in the gut. Ingestation of these agents may give false negative test results.
It is recommended the H.pylori faecal antigen test is performed at least 2 weeks post treatment
Unacceptable samples in PVA/SAF
Chilled (2 - 8 degrees Celsius)
If overnight - Frozen
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