IgE Specific Antibodies - RAST test


Test Information

Test Name

IgE Specific Antibodies - RAST test

Synonyms

RAST; EAST; Allergy testing; ARA H2

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Availability

Preparation

  • Note specific allergens on request form

Processing Information

Registration Code

RAST

Notes

Specific IgE (RAST) Tests Available Through Waikato Hospital Laboratory

  • Almond
  • Alternaria Alternata
  • Amoxycillin V
  • Anisakis
  • Arah 2
  • Aspergillis Fumigatus Mould
  • Avocado
  • Banana
  • Beef
  • Bos d5 b-lactoglobulin
  • Brazil Nut
  • Cashew Nut
  • Cat epithelium (epidermal)
  • Cefaclor
  • Chicken
  • Chicken feathers
  • Chickpea
  • Child selection (egg, milk, soybean,wheat,peanut,cashew nut)
  • Chlorhexidine
  • Cladosporium
  • Cockroach (german)
  • Coconut
  • Corn (Maize)
  • Cow dander
  • Cows Milk
  • Crab
  • Curry Powder
  • Dairy
  • D. pteronyssinus house mite
  • Dog epithelium (epidermal)
  • Duck feathers
  • Egg White
  • Fish mix (cod, herring, mackerel, plaice)
  • Food mix
  • Gal-alpha-1,3-Gal thyroglobulin
  • Gelatin
  • Goat milk
  • Grass Mix (bermuda grass, rye grass, timothy, meadow grass, Johnson grass, bahia grass)
  • Hazelnut
  • Honey Bee Venom
  • Horse dander
  • Kiwi fruit
  • Latex
  • Lentil
  • Lobster
  • Macadamia
  • Malassezia
  • Milk
  • Mould selection (aspergillus, alternaria alternate)
  • Mouse Urine
  • Mussel (blue)
  • nBos d 5 b-lactoglobulin
  • Nut Mix 1 (peanut, hazelnut, brazil nut, almond, coconut)
  • Nut mix 2 (Pecan, Cashew, Pistachio, Walnut)
  • Olive tree
  • Omega-5-Gliadin
  • Ovomucoid
  • Oyster
  • Paper Wasp Venom (Polistes)
  • Peanut
  • Peach
  • Pecan Nut
  • Penicilloyl G (drug)
  • Penicilloyl V (drug)
  • Pine nut
  • Pistachio
  • Plantain
  • Polistes
  • Pollen selection (grass mix, birch, olive, plantain)
  • Pork
  • rAra h 2
  • Rat Urine
  • rPol d 5
  • rVes v 5
  • Rye (cereal)
  • Salmon
  • Scallop
  • Seafood selection (shrimp, fish mix, oyster, scallop)
  • Sesame Seed
  • Sheep epithelium
  • Shrimp
  • Silver birch
  • Soybean
  • Suxamethonium
  • Tuna
  • Vespula
  • Walnut
  • Wheat
  • Yeast
  • Yellow Jacket Venom (vespula, common, German wasp)

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

100 uL separated serum for each allergen to be tested

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