Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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Name of Test
H. pylori Breath Test
Alternate Names
Helicobacter pylori breath test
SoftLab Order Code
HPYBT
Epic Order Name
H. pylori Breath Test
Epic Order ID
LAB3750
Laboratory
In house
Cary
Additional Test Information
Collection kits available from specimen management - all locations
Sample Type
Breath test kit
Collection Container
One blue sample bag labeled "baseline" and one "post ingestion" (gray) sample bag
Collecting Volume
One pre- and one post-ingestion breath sample
Storage or Stability
Ambient
Causes For Rejection
Rubber banding the bags, no cap on breath bag, placing heavy items on bags may force air out
Patient Preparation
The patient should fast for at least one hour prior to testing
 
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Availability
Batched once daily Monday - Saturday
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