Colonization with H.pylori is associated with increased risk of developing gastritis, peptic ulcer disease and gastric malignancies. Antibody IgA may be elevated for years in infected individuals. Following treatment, values generally decrease, but may not become undetectable.
Sample Thu by 9 am; Report Same day
Disorders of Gastrointestinal System
No special preparation required
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.