Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for H. Pylori Breath Test test only available to Grey Bruce, Owen Sound and St. Mary's, Kitchener

Test Name: H. Pylori Breath Test test only available to Grey Bruce, Owen Sound and St. Mary's, Kitchener
Alternate Name(s): C14 Breath test
PY Test
C-Urea Breath Test
Laboratory: Toxicology/Special Chemistry
Specimen Type: PY Test Kit
Collection Information: Use PY test kit to collect breath sample.
Requisition: PY Test Kit REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800-1600
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 business days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2017-12-12
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Use PY Test Kit
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Liquid Scintillation Counter for Measurement of CO2 -14
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Send as status ASAP.
System Codes: 
Cerner
C14
 
Referred To:  

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