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Roxboro, NC
A 22-year-old female asked:

Are you able to take a test besides patch testing to see if you are allergic to something? can a skin biopsy tell you if you are allergic to something? or are their any other tests that you can do?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ralph Kingsford
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Allergy test: You can have a blood test done. What are you concerned you are allergic to?
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Roxboro, NC
A 22-year-old female asked:

Are you able to take a test besides patch testing to see if you are allergic to something? can a skin biopsy tell you if you are allergic to a cosmetic or is there some other test that help determine if you are allergic to it

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sanders
Pulmonology 17 years experience
Blood test : You can get an allergen panel drawn - called a RAST panel. They specific to your region.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 29, 2017

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