Apple Allergy Test

Sample Type Blood
Pre-test Information No special preparation is required for the test.
Report Delivery 1 DAYS
Price ₹ 1300
An IgE antibody allergy test is conducted, to test whether a patient is allergic to apples. In this assay, a blood sample of the patient is drawn to test for allergic reactions. According to research, an apple peel has higher levels of allergens than the pulp. Minor allergens present in birch pollen and Timothy pollen have common epitopes with antigens in apple and carrots thus it is best to get tested.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The test method uses an in vitro test system ImmunoCAP specific IgE for the quantitative measurement of allergen-specific IgE in human serum. A diagnosis of IgE-mediated allergy requires evidence of both sensitisation and clinical reactivity. Consider - Allergen avoidance - Desensitisation - Symptomatic treatment