Which alternative allergy tests have not been validated for diagnosis of allergic rhinitis?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: Quoc A Nguyen, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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See the list below:

  • Many other alternative tests for allergies are available, but they have not been fully validated yet.

  • These include the following:

    • Basophilic histamine-release test

    • Cytotoxic test

    • Leukocyte antibody test for related antigens


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