Allergy - Sole IgE (asthma, hay fever, atopic exzema)

CPT Code(s)

86003

Methodology

Immunoassay

This test was developed and its performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary. Performance characteristics refer to the analytical performance of the test.

Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute-Chantilly VA
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20151-2228

 Setup Schedule

Set up: Mon-Fri

Clinical Significance

In patients 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.

This is a non-fasting test.

Consult your physician about any abnormal results.

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