Test Directory

Helicobacter pylori antigen (faeces)

Containers - Adult

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20ml Universal Stool Container
Volume Range

1-5 ml

Containers - Child

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20ml Universal Stool Container
Volume Range

1-5ml

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20ml Universal Stool Container

Laboratory Site

SJH
Howden Road West
Howden
Livingston
West Lothian
EH54 6PP
Telephone (Bacteriology): 01506 52 3075 OOH contact RIE

Transport arrangements

Send as soon as possible

Sample storage arrangements

Store at 4-60 C

Special instructions for collection

Sample must be received inlaboratory within 48 hours of collection- preferably not collected on a Friday.

Do not overfill container

How to request

Via TRAK or yellow request form

Availability

 

09.00 – 17.00 Monday to Friday (samplesbatched and tests performed 3 times weekly)

 

Anticipated turnaround

6 days

General additional information

Dateof collection of sample must be recorded on sample container