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Test name Helicobacter pylori Breath test, Pediatric (New test)
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 3-5 days
Performed by Quest
Patient Preparation Patient should fast one hour before collection of baseline breath sample. Pranactin¨-Citric contains a small amount of aspartame sweetener. Test may not be suitable for patients with phenylketonuria whose dietary phenylalanine should be restricted
Normal range Not detected
Container type BreathTekª UBT Collection Kit
Collection Instructions Human breath from patients 3-17 years of age: Paired breath samples (pre and post) collected in BreathTekª UBT Collection Kit bags and must be submitted together. Follow instructions provided with kit

For patients 3-17 years of age: Gender, height, weight, and age, must be provided on the pediatric UHR card included in the BreathTekª UBT Collection Kit.
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If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667