Traditional allergy tests utilize the Skin Prick method (also known as a Puncture or Scratch test) to determine whether an allergic reaction will occur by inserting possible triggers into your skin using a needle prick. If you are allergic to the substance, you are forced to suffer through your body's reaction to the allergen. The Bay or Laurel tree is a generally small, hardy evergreen tree or shrub with inconspicuous white flowers, small blackish berries and glossy aromatic leaves that are used for flavouring in cooking. Anecdotal evidence suggests that Bay leaf may cause symptoms of food allergy in sensitised individuals; however, no studies have been reported to date. A number of reports have described allergic dermatitis resulting from contact with Bay leaf. Occupational asthma from inhalation of Bay leaf allergen may occur.
No special preparation is needed for Allergy Bayleaf Fluorescence Assay Skin. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Allergy Bayleaf Fluorescence Assay Skin. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|UNISEX||All age groups||A wheal and flare reaction of atleast 3mm indicates that the patient is allergic to the substance|