Days Set Up
Tuesday, Friday
Analytic Time

8 hours

MiChart Code
H. pylori IgG Antibody, Qualitative
Soft Order Code
HPYL

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Antibody H
Antibody Helicobacter
Antibody, H. pylori
Campylobacter pylori Antibody
H Pylori Antibody
H. pylori Antibody
Heli
Heli Pylori
Helicobacter
Helicobacter IgG
Helicobacter IgG Antibody
Helicobacter pylori IgG Antibody
Helicobacter Pylorus
Helicobacter Titer
HP Antibody
IgG Antibody Helicobacter pylori
Pylori, Helicobacter Antibody
HELICOBACTER PYLORI IGG AB
HPYL
H. pylori IgG AB, Qualitative
HPYLN
HPYLI

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Test Usage

Detection of IgG Antibodies to Helicobacter pylori, which may be useful in diagnosing chronic gastritis associated with H. pylori infection.

Reference Range

Negative.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in an SST (preferred) or red top tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial, and refrigerate up to 1 week or freeze for longer storage.

Red Top Tube
Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
0.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
86677
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
16126-5

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.