Allergy Testing

Allergies are an overreaction of your immune system to a specific item (allergen). Allergic reactions can range from mildly annoying like sneezing and itching to potentially life-threatening problems.

  • Call Your Doctor

    After the test, call your doctor if you develop a severe rash or have any questions or concerns.

  • Definition

    Allergies are an overreaction of your immune system to a specific li (allergen). Allergic reactions can range from mildly annoying like sneezing and itching to potentially life-threatening problems.

  • What to Expect

  • Reasons for Test

    Allergy tests are a group of tests. They are used to identify the allergens that are causing your allergic reactions. Your doctor can use this information to help you make an allergy management plan.

  • Possible Complications

    Allergy tests can cause itchiness locally. It is rare but some may have a severe allergic reaction to allergens used in testing. Your doctor will monitor you for some time after the test to manage any negative reactions.