The accuracy of serologic diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in school-aged children of mixed ethnicity.

@article{Tindberg2001TheAO,
  title={The accuracy of serologic diagnosis of Helicobacter pylori infection in school-aged children of mixed ethnicity.},
  author={Ylva Tindberg and Carina Bengtsson and Maria Bergstr{\"o}m and Marta Granstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Helicobacter},
  year={2001},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={24-30}
}
UNLABELLED The present study evaluated two non-invasive diagnostic methods for H. pylori infection in children, i.e. an in-house ELISA using sonicated Campylobacter jejuni antigen for absorption of cross-reacting antibodies and an immunoblot kit (Helico Blot 2.0, Genelabs, Singapore). 13C -Urea breath test (13C-UBT) was used as reference METHOD Sera and questionnaires were collected from 695/858 (81%) Swedish school children with mixed ethnic backgrounds within a cross-sectional, community… CONTINUE READING