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Analyzers, Point-of-Care, Breath, Methane

Definition : Point-of-care breath analyzers designed to determine the methane content in a breath sample, usually expressed as parts per million (ppm). These analyzers typically use electrochemical or gas chromatography measuring methods. Most of these analyzers can also determine hydrogen and/or carbon dioxide content in the breath sample. Methane breath analyzers are mostly used to determine carbohydrate bacteriological breakdown deficiencies and malabsorption in the small intestine due to bacterial overgrowth.

Entry Terms : "Methane Analyzers" , "Methane Breath Analyzers"

UMDC code : 17477

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QuinTron Instrument Co Inc

Company Type: Parent

QuinTron has partnered with EndoNurse Magazine to publish an educational eBook on Breath-Testing for nurses and technicians to help continue their knowledge of breath testing and QuinTron's products.

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