Gastroenteritic Diseases

  • Adenovirus Test

    Adenovirus Test

    INTENDED USE The StrongStep® Adenovirus Rapid Test Device (Feces) is a rapid visual immunoassay for the qualitative presumptive detection of adenovirus in human fecal specimens. This kit is intended for use as an aid in the diagnosis of adenovirus infection. INTRODUCTION Enteric adenoviruses, primarily Ad40 and Ad41, are a leading cause of diarrhea in many children suffering from acute diarrheal disease, second only to the rotaviruses. Acute diarrheal disease is a major cause of death i...
  • Giardia lamblia

    Giardia lamblia

    INTENDED USE The StrongStep® Giardia lamblia Antigen Rapid Test Device (Feces) is a rapid visual immunoassay for the qualitative, presumptive detection of Giardia lamblia in human fecal specimens. This kit is intended for use as an aid in the diagnosis of Giardia lamblia infection. INTRODUCTION Parasitary infections remain a very serious health problem worldwide. Giardia lamblia is the most common protozoa known to be responsible for one of the main causes of severe diarrhoea in humans, ...
  • H. pylori Antigen Test

    H. pylori Antigen Test

    StrongStep® H. pylori Antigen Rapid Test is a rapid visual immunoassay for the qualitative, presumptive detection of Helicobacter pylori antigen with human fecal as specimen.

  • Rotavirus Test

    Rotavirus Test

    INTRODUCTION Rotavirus is the most common agent responsible for acute gastroenteritis, mainly in young children. Its discovery in 1973 and its association with infantile gastro-enteritis represented a very important advancement in the study of gastroenteritis not caused by acute bacterial infection. Rotavirus is transmitted by oral-fecal route with an incubation period of 1-3 days. Although specimens collected within the second and fifth day of the illness are ideal for antigen detectio...
  • Salmonella  Test

    Salmonella Test

    Benefits Accurate High sensitivity (89.8%), specificity (96.3%) proved through 1047 clinical trials with 93.6% agreement compared with culture method. Easy-to-run One-step procedure, no special skill required. Fast Only 10 minutes required. Room temperature storage Specifications Sensitivity 89.8% Specificity 96.3% Accuracy 93.6% CE marked Kit Size=20 tests File: Manuals/MSDS INTRODUCTION Salmonella is a bacterium that causes one of the most common enteric (intestinal) infections in the worl...
  • Vibrio cholerae O1 Test

    Vibrio cholerae O1 Test

    INTRODUCTION Cholera epidemics, caused by V.cholerae serotype O1, continue to be a devastating disease of immense global significance in many developing countries. Clinically, cholera may range from asymptomatic colonization to severe diarrhea with massive fluid loss, leading to dehydration, electrolyte disturbances, and death. V. cholerae O1 cause this secretory diarrhea by colonization of the small intestine and production of a potent cholera toxin, Because of the clinical and epidemiologic...
  • Vibrio cholerae O1-O139 Test

    Vibrio cholerae O1-O139 Test

    INTRODUCTION Cholera epidemics, caused by V.cholerae serotype O1 and O139, continue to be a devastating disease of immense global significance in many developing countries. Clinically, cholera may range from asymptomatic colonization to severe diarrhea with massive fluid loss, leading to dehydration, electrolyte disturbances, and death. V.cholerae O1/O139 cause this secretory diarrhea by colonization of the small intestine and production of a potent cholera toxin, Because of the clinical and...
  • H. pylori Antibody Test

    H. pylori Antibody Test

    The StrongStep® H. pylori Antibody Rapid Test Device (Whole Blood/Serum/Plasma) is a rapid visual immunoassay for the qualitative presumptive detection of specific IgM and IgG antibodies to Helicobacter pylori in human whole blood, serum, or plasma specimens. This kit is intended for use as an aid in the diagnosis of H. pylori infection.