This test is used to detect the presence of immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies against the Turmeric in the blood. This test helps to know the immune response of the body towards the turmeric.
Turmeric is a spice that is produced from the turmeric plant. It is most popularly used in Asian foods for flavor and color. It contains curcumin and other chemicals which may help in reducing the inflammation. Turmeric roots are widely used to prepare medicines.
It is used to treat stomach pain, diarrhea, intestinal gas, arthritis, fever, pain, bronchitis, dermatitis, jaundice, loss of appetite, ulcers in the stomach, inflammation of the skin, cholesterol, heartburn, joint pain, etc.
Turmeric is used by most of the people around the world for different purposes like applying to skin to reduce the pain, swelling, inflammation, infected wounds, etc. In manufacturing, turmeric oil is used in perfumes. It is also used for diabetes, kidney problems, urinary bladder inflammation, tuberculosis, depression, menstrual problems, lung infections, hay fever, etc.
Turmeric allergy is a type of allergy in which an individual is allergic to the turmeric and may suffer from symptoms such as nausea, diarrhea, stomach pain, nasal congestion, swelling of lips, rashes, chest tightness, etc.
In severe turmeric allergy condition, an individual may suffer from anaphylaxis.
This test is performed to check whether an individual is allergic to turmeric or not. The doctor may ask you to undergo this test if you are suffering from symptoms such as chest tightness, rashes, stomach pain, swelling of lips, nausea, diarrhea, nasal congestion, etc.
No special preparation is needed for Allergy Turmeric Enzyme Assay Blood. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Allergy Turmeric Enzyme Assay Blood. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
The test results may be different depending on gender, age, and health conditions. Inform your doctor if you have any other allergies.
Generally, there is no need for medical interventions if test results are normal.
If your test results show high levels of IgE antibodies than the given normal reference range, it may indicate that the person is most likely to have turmeric allergy.
If your test results are lower than the normal reference range, it may indicate that the person is not having turmeric allergy.
Based on the test results, your doctor may advise appropriate medical treatments, lifestyle modifications, or further diagnostic tests.
|UNISEX||All age groups||Increased IgE (>100kU/l) is seen if the person is allergic to the specific substance|