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Helicobacter pylori Antigen, Stool (H. Pylori Antigen, Stool)

Specimen Type

Test ID   LAB397
EPIC ORDER
  H PYLORI ANTIGEN, STOOL
CPT Code(s)   87338
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 2 grams of random stool: See important comments
  Micro:
N/A
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory- UNC Rex Healthcare
Turnaround Time   3-5 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comment Bloody, very mucoid or watery diarrheal stool samples are not acceptable.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 05, 2019

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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