In the NIAID treatment guidelines for food allergies, which tests are not recommended for the diagnosis of anaphylaxis?

Updated: May 16, 2018
  • Author: S Shahzad Mustafa, MD; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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These guidelines additionally recommend that the following not be used for a diagnosis, either individually or in combination: intradermal tests, measurement of total serum IgE, and the atopy patch test. [66]


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