Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E
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Allergen profile, ImmunoCAP specific immunoglobulin E (IgE).
To assist in identifying environmental and occupational allergens responsible for causing allergic reactions.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Method: Immunoassay or fluorescence enzyme immunoassay (FEIA).
|Immunoassay and ImmunoCAP Scoring Guide (FEIA)||Conventional and SI Units Allergen-Specific IgE|
|Specific IgE Allergen Antibody Level||kU/L|
|Absent or undetectable allergy||Less than 0.35|
|Very high allergy||17.6–50|
|Very high allergy||51–100|
|Very high allergy||Greater than 100|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425197/all/Allergen_Specific_Immunoglobulin_E.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425197/all/Allergen_Specific_Immunoglobulin_E. Accessed August 24, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425197/all/Allergen_Specific_Immunoglobulin_E
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425197/all/Allergen_Specific_Immunoglobulin_E.
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