Tests for gastroenterology in primary care

Dyspepsia and abdominal complaints affect 20-40 % of the population, and carry an economic impact of £500m per year. Symptoms related to the stomach account for around 4 % of all GP consultations and, while half of these appointments are for functional (non-ulcer) dyspepsia, functional gastrointestinal disorders still constitute 40 % of all gastrointestinal referrals.

Changes in bowel habit, abdominal pain and discomfort, epigastric pain and reflux are just some of the symptoms faced by GPs every day. Making appropriate referrals to secondary care based on clinical presentation alone is challenging, expensive and not without risk.


To help GPs manage their patients more effectively and efficiently, BIOHIT HealthCare offers a range of diagnostic tests to give reassurance to GPs at the point of care, and help them to make informed decisions over when to refer. GPs can now employ simple technologies and tests to the benefit of their practice, at a time where there is an ever-increasing burden on gastroenterology resources.

  • Dyspepsia and reflux

    Dyspepsia and reflux


    Non-invasive and cost-effective test for dyspepsia diagnosis

  • Differential diagnosis of IBS and IBD


    diagnosis of IBS/IBD

    Differentiate between non-inflammatory and inflammatory bowel diseases

  • Diagnose symptomatic bowel disorders


    bowel disorders

    Rule out organic pathology in symptomatic patients

  • Rapid test for coeliac disease


    testing in clinic

    Test for Coeliac Disease during GP consultations to determine the need for endoscopy


Contact Us

BIOHIT HealthCare Ltd

Pioneer House, Pioneer Business Park

North Road

Ellesmere Port

Cheshire CH65 1AD

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 151 550 4 550

Fax: +44 151 550 4 551


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