Used to diagnose helicobacter pylori infections in the stomach.
6 hour fast prior to test.
13th March 2017 - This test is temporarily unavailable as advised by the referral laboratory offering the test (they are not currently able to provide a date when the test will be available). We therefore recommend the stool Helicobacter Antigen test as an alternative test (please contact us for further details).
helicobacter_breath.pdf (Click to Download)
2 x breath samples (before and 10 minutes after ingestion of a 13-carbon-urea tablet)
Postal Samples Acceptable:
For further details please contact the laboratory at: firstname.lastname@example.org