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The urea breath test (UBT) is a test used to diagnose the presence of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) bacteria in the stomach. H. pylori causes:

  • ulcers,
  • inflammation, and
  • atrophy of the stomach.
The urea breath test is fairly simple, with few risks or complications.

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