Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
ALLERGEN-SPECIFIC IGE - (S)
Test Code: RAST
Clinical Information:
Test performed at:  Health Sciences Centre
 
Available to Allergists only.
Note: The specific allergen(s) to be tested must be indicated on the requisition.
Lithium heparin plasma also acceptable.
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:


Serum: 1.0 mL
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
Undetectable: < 0.35 KUa/L
Low: 0.35 - 0.70 KUa/L
Moderate: 0.70 - 3.50 KUa/L
High: 3.50 - 17.5 KUa/L
Very High: > 17.5 KUa/L
 
(KUa/L = IU/mL)
(IU/mL x 2.4 = ng/mL)
Availability:
Specific days
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