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  H Pylori (POC) Specimen Type:
  also known as Helicobater Pylori (POC), Pyloritek Test (POC)

Other


POINT OF CARE TESTING

Specimen requirements: Clean Specimen Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A NEGATIVE
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: Gastric Biopsy specimen(s)
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
The following substances can adversely affect the results: Bismuth, Antibiotics, Formalin contamination.
Request test on form: N/A
Order/entry screen(s): N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: N/A
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Pyloritek Test Kit
Special Instructions: Refer to the procedure HELICOBACTER PYLORI UREASE ACTIVITY in GASTRIC BIOPSY TISSUE (for Point of Care Testing)" located at the patient care area site. If unable to perform the test, send the specimen to the Clinical Laboratories - Microbiology for serum H. Pylori ELISA Culture.
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A