Helicobacter Pylori IgM is a bacteria which damages the line of the stomach, which protects it from the acid, aiding the digestive system.
The presence of Helicobacter Pylori IgM causes stomach ulcers. This results in stomach pain, bloating of the stomach or dull burning sensation in stomach and loss of appetite.
WHAT IS HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST?
Helicobacter Pylori IgM test is done to check the infection caused by this bacteria.
Testing for Helicobacter Pylori IgM identifies the cause of stomach ulcers.
Presence of Helicobacter Pylori IgM in blood confirms that you have stomach ulcers.
WHY IS HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST SUGGESTED?
Helicobacter Pylori IgM test is done if you have:
- Dull burning pain in the stomach
- Bloating of stomach
- Appetite loss
- Excessive Burping
HOW IS HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST PERFORMED?
Helicobacter Pylori IgM test is a blood test.
- Blood is drawn from the vein of the arm near the elbow
- The sample is sent to the lab.
Helicobacter Pylori IgM test checks the presence of antibody IgM.
WHAT ARE THE PARAMETERS MEASURED IN HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST
Presence of antibody IgM is checked in Helicobacter Pylori IgM test.
PREPARATION BEFORE HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST
No major preparation is required before the Helicobacter Pylori IgM test.
- Inform the doctor of any other medicine you are taking.
- Wear a short-sleeved shirt to make blood draws
POST CARE AFTER HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST
No special care is required after Helicobacter Pylori IgM test.
- You will be okay within minutes.
- You can start a normal routine.
SAMPLE TYPES IN HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST
For Helicobacter Pylori IgM test all you need is:
- The blood sample from the vain of your arm.
Helicobacter Pylori IgM test must be done if you have burning or pain in the stomach or loss of appetite. Go for Helicobacter Pylori IgM test by scheduling it through mfine app.
SIDE EFFECTS/RISKS OF HELICOBACTER PYLORI IgM TEST
There are no major side effects or risks involved in Helicobacter Pylori IgM test.
There may be:
- Little bleeding.
- Slight dizziness.