H. Pylori Antigen Test-
What it does?
H. Pylori Antigen Test, By way of a stool sample, detects the presence of the H.pyloribacteria (the main cause of stomach ulcers).
Who is it for?
If you have repeated stomach or Intestinal pains (stomach ache, acid reflux etc.) and want to know if you have an ulcer without having an invasive treatment.
Why would I want to do this test?
The MyBio? H.pylori Antigen Test is a reliable, quick and clear answer to the question “Do I have an ulcer?” in the privacy of your own home.
What is H. Pylori? Helicobacter pylori is a bacteria that infects your stomach and the main cause of ulcers.
Early Diagnosis – H.pylori (Helicobacter pylori) is one of the most common infections in the western world. More than 25% of people become infected with H. pylori at some stage in their life.
Once you are infected, it usually stays with you for the rest of your life, unless treated. It is a major cause of peptic ulcers.
Studies have found that more than 90% of patients with duodenal ulcer and 80% of patients with gastric ulcer are infected with H.pylori.