Helicobacter pylori Ag

Infectious Disease Laboratories:Microbiology

Test ID/Workstation: HPYAG MIC2

Specimen Type: Stool

Tube Type: Stool container

Collection Volume: 5.0 grams (minimum 1.0 gram)

Cause for rejection: Stool specimen sent on swab, diaper, or dried on an applicator stick. Stool sent in viral transport media.

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily (0800-1600)

Methodology: Antigen Detection by Immunochromatographic Assay

Special Instructions: Deliver to laboratory as soon as possible. Stool specimens received on before 1200 will be run that same day. Specimens received in the afternoon will be put on the next run of patient specimens.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8412

TAT: 48 hours

Additional Info: -

CPT Code: 87338

Synonyms: Stool for H. pylori; Helicobacter pylori Ag Test

Requisition Form
View and print a requisition form for this test

Bookmark and Share

Developments Developments
Sign up for enewsletter
Get involved Get involved
Discover ways to support Akron Children's
Contact Us

330-543-1000 (operator)

(8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)


find a location
Find a location Type the first 3-5 letters of a specialty, service or location:
Or, view: a map, a list of all locations, locations by city or locations near me.
find a doctor
Find a doctor Type the first 3-5 letters of the name, location or specialty:
Or, view a list of all doctors by name, location and specialty.