Formal name: Helicobacter pylori. Related tests: Gastrin.
She tested positive for the bacteria Helicobacter pylori.
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I asked him why the blood test was positive if biopsy was negative and he explained that a strong regimen of penicillian I was on back in September (for treatment of a high ASO blood test) most likely destroyed the H. Pylori.
The most commonly prescribed H. pylori Blood test will show positive for traces of H. pylori, long after the bacterium has actually been treated successfully. If the results of a blood test are used after you have been on any treatment...
The QuickVue H. pylori gII test is a lateral-flow immunoassay intended for the rapid, qualitative detection of IgG antibodies specific to Helicobacter pylori in whole blood.
Therefore, they suggested that in populations with a low H. pylori prevalence, it would be advisable to verify positive results of stool antigen tests with UBT or serology.
It is intended for use at point of care facilities to detect the presence of IgG antibodies specific to Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) in human blood or serum.
For whole blood test Apply 1 drop of whole blood into the sample well. Then immediately cut the tip of the dropper containing sample diluent with scissors and add 2-3 drops of sample diluent into the sample well.
The blood test came back positive.