The golden standard of Helicobacter Pylori
مشخصات دستگاه تست تنفسی اوره (UBT) Heliprobe®
Helicobacter pylori is extremely common in humans, infecting around 50 % of the world’s population. It is recognized as the main etiological factor for chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer and also gastric cancer. Much suffering and even ulcer related deaths can be easily prevented through accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment with antibiotics.
Urea Breath Test (UBT) is considered to be the gold standard for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori. It is non-invasive and it measures active infection.
Accurate diagnosis within minutes:
Heliprobe® System is a 14C-Urea Breath Test perfectly suited for primary diagnosis and for post treatment
follow-up of Helicobacter pylori infection. It is a reliable, safe and cost-effective.
Heliprobe® System A method with unique advantages:
- Convenience – Easy to use, near patient testing, no need to send sample for analysis
- Comfort – Painless, no invasive gastroscopic tubing
- Speed – Samples are ready for analysis in only 10 minutes with test result available in 5 minutes
The most reliable test is also the easiest to perform:
Heliprobe® is a test system which is easy to use for both patients and health care providers. No special training or experience is required. The test result is available on-site within 15–۲۰ minutes after the patient has swallowed HeliCap™. This capsule contains 1 µCi 14C-labelled urea. The radioactive dose is very low–significantly lower than a normal x-ray dose.
The advantage of solid capsule formulation:
HeliCap™ solid capsule formulation minimizes false positive results in early breath samples by eliminating urea hydrolysis in the mouth and on the way to the stomach. In addition, there is no need for a test preparation or a test-meal.