Helicobacter pylori… Medical Wisdom Challenged by a Cocktail.
Medium shows a positive (purple) reaction as a result of urea degradation creating an alkaline shift in the medium. Urea Breath Test (UBT) H. pylori infection can be detected in the exhaled breath using this special test.
Also known as: H pylori; H-pylori; H. pylori antibody test; H. pylori stool antigen test; H. pylori breath test; Urea breath test; CLO test; Rapid urease test (RUT) for H. pylori. Formal name: Helicobacter pylori.