H Pylori (helicobacter pylori) is a type of harmful bacteria found in the stomach. It infects the stomach lining causing pain, nausea, loss of appetite and bloating. It is typically passed through saliva from one person to another, or via contaminated food or water. The symptoms are unpleasant and those with the infection can suffer dehydration.
H Pylori can be setected in a blood sample. Gastrointesinal issues such as non-ulcer dyspepsia, gastric ulcer and chronic gastritis can all be caused by this bacteria, so it is important that it is identified and treated rapidly. Our H Pylori test packs produce results in just 15 minutes. they are designed for use by medical professionals and can be supplied to both NHS and private healthcare providers.