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Er told me i had a stomach ulcer. Wanted to c if they tested for h.Pylori, what kinda code on blood work would be for h.Pylori?

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Dr. Mark Kuhnke
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In brief: EGD

H pylori is checked via biopsy, which is done during a gastric endoscopy (egd.
) you won't find it on your basic blood labwork. Your doctor can help with detailed answers. Good luck.

In brief: EGD

H pylori is checked via biopsy, which is done during a gastric endoscopy (egd.
) you won't find it on your basic blood labwork. Your doctor can help with detailed answers. Good luck.
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
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Dr. Bradford Romans
There are now blood and breath tests for H pylori
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