Allergy Investigation

1. ASTHMA

  • Examination – Assessment by a Pediatric Pulmonologist
  • Chest x-ray (face) and profile upon indication
  • Peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR) measurement, Spirometry
  • Bronchial Mannitol challenge upon indication
  • IgE total measurement
  • Measurement of inhaled allergens (Rast):
    • Mites
    • Pollen
    • Grasses
    • Household dust
    • Olive tree
    • Parietaria judaica
    • Fungi
    • Feline epithelia
    • Canine epithelia
  • Medical report
  • Directions

* Where required, further investigation:

  • Skin prick tests
  • Low dose CT scan

2. FOOD ALLERGIES

  • Examination – Assessment by a Pediatric Gastroenterologist
  • IgE total measurement
  • Determination of food allergens in the blood (Rast):
    • Egg yolks
    • Egg whites
    • Fish
    • Nuts
    • Orange
    • Cocoa
  • Medical report
  • Directions

3. COW’S MILK ALLERGY

  • Examination – Assessment by a Pediatric Gastroenterologist
  • IgE measurement
  • Rast f 76
  • Rast f 77
  • Rast f 78
  • Medical report
  • Directions