Misdiagnosed with h.pylori ?
Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2017 2:10 am
I was first diagnosed with H.Pylori 3 weeks ago at an urgent care, after months of being sick. I tested positive with a blood sample from a finger prick. I had all the symptoms for months. Nausea, blood in stool, bloating, no appetite, stomach burns and cramps, headaches, etc..I was on triple therapy plan. Went to my primary doctor in between treatments and he wanted to do some more blood work to test again. After finishing my treatment he said I tested negative for h pylori when they did the blood test and said if I had the bacteria it would always show in my system. And said maybe I had gastritis. I’m still confused because I had all the symptoms and took the medicine. 5 days after treatment I’m still feeling nauseous and can’t eat much solid food. I may have to get an endoscopy to figure out what’s wrong. Has this happened to anybody else?! I'm so worried and just want to feel better.