About diagnostics of Helicobacter pylori associated bowel infections
The microbiological research of biopsy samples, which were taken during surgery in patients with gastric ulcercomplicated by bleeding, were studied. Of the 12 study biopsies H.pylori managed to isolate in 9 patients were operated on gastric ulcer complicated by bleeding.Antibodies to the antigen of H.Pylori in serum found in 7 patients, antigens H.pylori in faeces samples found in 3 patiens (for the detection of specific IgG - antibodies to the antigen in serum H.Pylori used CITO TEST H.Pylori Ab, and for detecting of H.рylori in faeces samples used CITO TEST H.Pylori Ag) In patients who had intended conservative treatment, antibodies to the antigen of H.Pylori in serum found in 6 patients from 10, and antigens H.pylori in faeces samples found in 5 patients. Most informative method of diagnosis of H.рylori infection during surgery is the identification of a pure culture from biopsy. A rapid LFA tests have several advantages and they are useful for screening and monitoring of eradication of the pathogen after antibiotic therapy.