Rapid Urease Test (RUT) H. Pylori Urease Test
up on receipt
Tissue from gastric biopsy
Collect in sterile container. Keep tissue moist with sterile saline and transport immediately to the laboratory.
Deliver immediately to lab. If there is a delay in receipt of specimen, a comment will be added indicated specimen is sub-optimal.
Formalin or other preservatives. Sample from intestinal mucosa.
Refer to laboratory processing manual.