Conditions for performing a urea breath test for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori

– Contraindicated in pregnant and breastfeeding women

– Use caution in cases of gastrectomy

-Fasting: no eating, drinking or smoking since the day before

– The patient should be in a resting position during the sample collection.

– The use of certain medicines may interfere with this test. Proton pump inhibitors should be stopped 2 weeks before the test and antibiotics 4 weeks before.

Introduction Sample manuel

List of laboratory tests

Consent forms


Urines sample collection procedures

Urgent sample

Skin and appendage samples

Subcontracted tests

Manegement of sempling incident

Manegemtn of blood exposure

Medical Monitoring form Medical

Sample sheet

Sample transport

Waste disposal

Additional tests

Sample storage