Which tests are performed to diagnose immunoglobulin E (IgE)-independent reactions causing anaphylaxis?

Updated: May 16, 2018
  • Author: S Shahzad Mustafa, MD; Chief Editor: Michael A Kaliner, MD  more...
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Because these reactions are not mediated through IgE, skin testing has no role in their diagnosis. No other diagnostic tests help assess the risk of recurrent IgE-independent reactions.


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