The Easy-Card H. pylori test, designed for rapid detection of H. pylori antigen in stool samples, gives an answer in just 10 minutes.
Sample processing is quick and simple using the dip stick sampling device and pre-filled buffer tube.
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a spiral bacterium and is associated with a variety of gastrointestinal diseases including gastritis, duodenal and gastric ulcers, non-ulcer dyspepsia, gastric adenocarcinoma and lymphoma. The organism is present in 95-98% of patients with duodenal ulcers and 60-90% of patients with gastric ulcers.
The Easy-Card's lateral flow technology means it is clear and easy to read. It also has an integral control to validate the assay and the sensitivity is 94%, and specificity 99%.