HELICOBACTER PYLORI UREA BREATH, PEDIATRIC

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Human breath: Paired breath samples from patients 3-17 years of age: (pre and post) collected in Breathtek™ UBT collection kit bags must be submitted together. Follow instructions provided with kit.

Rejection Criteria
Specimens from patients <3 years old

Methodology
Infra-red Spectrophotometry (IR)

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
Not detected

Performed
Tuesday-Saturday

Turnaround Time2-4 days
Test CodeHPUBP
CPT-4 Code (s)
83013
LOINC Codes
Patient Weight   3142-7  
Height Feet   3138-5  
Height Inches   3138-5  
H. pylori, Urea Breath, Pediatric   29891-9  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory