What is an Grass & Cereals Allergy Test?
Allergy occurs when the immune system interprets as harmful a foreign substance that is harmless to most people. When you are allergic, the immune system overreacts to the allergen by producing antibodies such as IgE immunoglobulins.
Why get an Grass & Cereals Allergy Test?
- If you have severe swelling, itchy rash, .
- If there is a risk of an allergic reaction to a very small amount of allergen.
- If you are being treated with antihistamines or other medicines.
✓ IgE: measures the level of IgE, a type of antibody.
✓ Grass & Cereals: Rape, Nettle, Goosefoot, Mugwort, Sweet Vernal grass, Orchard grass, Timothy grass, Cultivated rye, Common ragweed, Plantain (eng).
How does our Clinic Visit test work?
Please make your appointment online and visit us on-site to have your Grass & Cereals Allergy Test performed by one of our Registered Nurses.
How long do blood test results take?
The target turnaround time for Grass & Cereals Allergy Test results is 5-7 working days. The turnaround time is a guide only and will sometimes depend upon assay run schedules.