Test Catalog

Test ID: HPSA    
Helicobacter pylori Antigen, Feces

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Aiding in the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection

 

Monitoring the eradication of Helicobacter pylori after therapy (in most situations, confirmation of eradication is not mandatory)

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Helicobacter pylori Diagnostic Algorithm in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Helicobacter pylori Ag, F

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

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