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ID:873 Gastric Biopsy for H. Pylori culture
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DescriptionWhere clinically indicated and after diagnosis with a medical microbiologist, gastric biopsy can be referred for H. pylori culture. These will be referred to a reference laboratory with the consequential turn around time.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

Sample* Not Specified *
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Collection ConditionsPlease use either a biopsy transport medium, or a sterile universal with a small amount of sterile saline. Do not place biopsy in formalin as this will destroy the organism
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Ref. Range Notes
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IP Acute TAT28 days
IP Routine TAT28 days
GP Acute TAT28 days
GP Routine TAT28 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : Dr M Denton. Review due on 28/06/2017 10:03:14. Published By D Bennett on 28/06/2016 10:03:14.