A 47-year-old member asked:
Is the citric acid c-urea breath test effective to test for h. pylori?
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Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: The best tests for h pylori infection are the breath and the fecal testing. These are able to distinguish between active and past infections which the blood antibody testing is not.
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Internal Medicine 36 years experience
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Last updated Aug 20, 2014
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