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Allergy Services

 

BLOOD TESTS FOR FOOD ALLERGIES

The Food Allergy Panel tests for almond, cashew nut, codfish, cow’s milk, egg white, hazelnut, peanut, salmon, scallop, sesame seed, shrimp, soybean, tuna, walnut, and wheat allergies. Individual tests are also available for chicken, beef, tuna, turkey, and gluten.

BLOOD TESTS FOR OUTDOOR ALLERGENS

The Grass and Weeds Panel tests for allergies to bahia grass, bermuda grass, johnson grass, mugwort, nettle, perennial rye grass, ragweed (common and giant), rough marsh elder, rough pigweed, Russian thistle, sheep sorrel, and timothy grass. Tree Pollen Panel tests for allergies related to acacia, birch, cottonwood, elm, maple, mountain cedar, oak, olive, pecan/hickory, sycamore, walnut, white ash, white mulberry.

BLOOD TESTS FOR INDOOR ALLERGENS

The Respiratory Allergy Panel will test for allergies to American house dust mite, Blomia Tropicalis, european house dust mite, cockroach, cat dander, dog dander, goose feathers, house dust, aspergillus fungus, fungus, penicillin fungus, and Cladosporium mold. 

 SKIN PATCH TEST

Skin Patch Tests are able to determine if an individual has an allergy related to particular substances. The Patch test used will test for a reaction to 36 different types of chemicals. The testing is performed in a three-step process (Requiring Three Office Visits). Initially the patch will be applied to the skin, secondly the patch will be removed the responses will be read by a trained professional for an initial read and on the third visit and the final reading will be performed a physician to determine if there are any new or continued responses.

 Panel 1 includes:

1. Nickel Sulfate
2. Wool Alcohols
3. Neomycin Sulfate
4. Potassium Dichromate
5. Caine Mix
6. Fragrance Mix
7. Colophony
8. Paraben Mix
9. Negative Control
10. Balsam of Peru
11. Ethylenediamine Dihydrochloride
12. Cobalt Dichloride

 Panel 2 includes: 

13. p-tert-Butylphenol Formaldehyde Resin
14. Epoxy Resin
15. Carba Mix
16. Black Rubber Mix
17. Cl+ Me- Isothiazolinone
18. Quaternium-15
19. Methyldibromo Glutaronitrile
20. p-Phenylenediamine
21. Formaldehyde
22. Mercapto Mix
23. Thimerosal
24. Thiuram Mix

Panel 3 includes:  

25. Diazolidinyl Urea
26. Quinoline Mix
27. Tixocortol-21-Pivalate
28. Gold Sodium Thiosulfate
29. Imidazolidinyl Urea
30. Budesonide
31. Hydrocortisone-17-Butyrate
32. Mercaptobenzothiazole
33. Bacitracin
34. Parthenolide
35. Disperse Blue 106
36. 2-Bromo-2-Nitropropane-1,3-Diol

Allergy Testing in New Smyrna Beach, FL

Are you tired of suffering from allergies? Give NSB MD a call today at (386) 387-2202‬ for an appointment or you can schedule an appointment online today.

NSB MD

New Smyrna Beach and surrounding areas

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265 N Causeway
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169

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Phone: (386) 387-2202‬

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