Allergy, Coconut

Sample Type Blood
Pre-test Information No special preparation is required for the test.
Report Delivery 3 DAYS
Price ₹ 1700
Generally, the skin prick method is used in which the skin is exposed to small amounts of coconut or coconut related products and then if you develop a small bump or irritation in that location, it is determined that you tested positive for the allergen test. However, there are other methods like the IgE antibody allergy test in which a blood sample is used to determine if you're allergic to coconut or coconut related products like coconut oil.

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