Detection of Helicobacter pylori antigen in stool samples for diagnosis of infection in children.

@article{Rafeey2007DetectionOH,
  title={Detection of Helicobacter pylori antigen in stool samples for diagnosis of infection in children.},
  author={Mandana Rafeey and Solmaz Nikvash},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={1067-72}
}
The study evaluated a non-invasive antigen test of stool samples for the diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in children compared with histopathology of gastric biopsies (gold standard). The study included 96 children aged 1-15 years old with dyspeptic symptoms referred for endoscopy at Tabriz Children's Hospital, Tabriz, Islamic Republic of Iran… CONTINUE READING