Skin Prick Testing


Test Information

Test Name

Skin Prick Testing

Synonyms

Skin sensitivity; Skin prick allergen

Forms

View skin-prick-testing-referral-5a3614fb9b06300f48f20968cdba07ef

Clinical Update

View Clinical Update

Collection Information

Main Lab Only

Yes

Patient Requestable

Yes

Patient Instructions

Preparation

  • Complete Skin Prick testing referral form and return to PLW.testadd@pathlab.co.nz
  • Once it has been reviewed and approved by Immunology (+/- pathologist), Pathlab will contact the patient to organise an appointment for the skin prick testing

Processing Information

Registration Code

See notes

Notes

  • Register HSAI for inhalants
  • Register HSAF for food
  • Register HSAN for nuts (OPD only)
  • Enter values in dedicated worksheets

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

tim.taylor@pathlab.co.nz