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Had an endoscopy with biopsies. It found no stomach bacteria just mildinflammation.But, a blood test showed a bacteria infection in stomach. H.Pylori?

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Dr. Jonah Essers
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Probably no H pylori

That blood test cannot distinguish between past infection and current infection.
A biopsy will show you current infection. If you have biopsies that showed no bacteria, then you likely do not have current and active infection.

In brief: Probably no H pylori

That blood test cannot distinguish between past infection and current infection.
A biopsy will show you current infection. If you have biopsies that showed no bacteria, then you likely do not have current and active infection.
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