What Kind of Tests You Can Expect
The Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Offers the Latest Advancements in Allergy Tests
University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital is a leader in innovative diagnostics and treatment. The Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology is a specialized department that provides the latest diagnostic advancements and innovative approaches to allergy and immunology treatment in children.
A proper diagnosis will ensure that every child gets the right treatment to effectively combat allergic reactions. Evaluation and treatment depends on the child’s specific condition. Some of the diagnostic tests we use include:
- Skin testing
- ImmunoCAP testing
- Challenge testing using food, drugs, latex, exercise and other triggers
Once the child has completed the necessary allergy tests at the Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, treatment options will be discussed.