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ALLERGEN PANEL, CHILDHOOD

Test Code CAP 
Test ALLERGEN PANEL, CHILDHOOD 
Methodology ImmunoCAP® Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA) 
Description Panel includes: IgE, total, D.farinae (D2C), D.pteronyssinus (D1C), Cat dander (E1C), Dog dander (E5C), Egg white (F1C), Peanut (F13C), Soybean (F14C), Milk,cow (F2C), Shrimp (F24C), Walnut (Juglans) (F256C), Cod (F3C), Wheat (F4C), Cockroach, German (I6C), Cladosporium (M2C), Alternaria alternata (M6C). 
Specimen Draw blood in a plain red-top or serum gel tube. Spin down and send 2.0 mL (minimum volume: 1.5 mL) refrigerated serum. 
Reference Values < 0.10 kU/L - Undetectable (Normal)

0.10 - 0.34 kU/L - For specialist use only:
Clinical Relevance Undetermined

0.35 - 0.69 kU/L - Low level of allergy, indicative of ongoing sensitization

0.70 - 3.49 kU/L - Moderate level of allergy, indicative of stronger ongoing sensitization

3.5 - 17.49 kU/L - High level of allergy, indicative of high level sensitization

17.5 - 49.9 kU/L - Very high level of allergy, indicative of very high level sensitization

50 - 99.9 kU/L - Very high level of allergy, indicative of very high level sensitization

> or = 100 kU/L - Very high level of allergy, indicative of very high sensitization

CONCENTRATION (kU/L) RESULTS EQUIVALENT TO ALTERNATIVE SCORING METHOD
kU/L……………………..CLASS
<0.22 ……………………... 0
0.22-0.31………………….0/1
0.31-0.55…………………...1
0.55-1.4…………………….2
1.4-3.9……………………...3
3.9-19……………………….4
19-100………………………5
>100………………………...6

NOTE: When an "R" precedes the test name to a specific allergen, it indicates that the test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by NorDx.
It has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. 

Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 82785  
86003 × 15  Allergen specific IgE