Allergy – Sole IgE (asthma, hay fever, atopic eczema)
Lab test typically ordered if you have asthma, hay fever or eczema.
The Allergy-Sole IgE test is ordered for those suffering from extrinsic asthma, hay fever or atopic eczema, symptoms develop immediately after exposure to specific allergens. This immediate (atopic or anaphylactic) type of allergy is a function of a special type of serum antibody which belongs to the IgE class of immunoglobulins.
Preparation: This is a non-fasting test.
Expect results in 5 business days.