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Test Code HPAS Helicobacter pylori Antigen, Stool

Additional Codes

Ordering Mnemonic




Performing Laboratory

Holland Hospital Laboratory Services

Specimen Requirements

1 ml Unpreserved Stool in airtight transport container. DO NOT use stool in Transport media, on swabs, nor mixed with preservatives.

 Sample may be stored at 2-8 degrees up to 72 hours. After 72 hours, freeze.


Collect fecal specimens into a clean, airtight container with no preservatives.


Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Test Classification and CPT Coding

87338 (HH Bill Code 0203054)

Reference Values

Not detected (antigen absent)