Stachybotrys Chartarum Atra Blood Test


Test Code: 602918
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Stachybotrys Chartarum Atra Blood Test

This test measures IgE antibodies to Stachybotrys Chartarum/Atra, a type of mold which is often found in buildings with water damage.  Allergy testing can help determine how severe a reaction a person may have if they are exposed to this common form of mold.  Symptoms of an allergic reaction usually include skin irritation, red itchy eyes, wheezing, and stuffy nose.  People with severe allergies or conditions such as asthma may have more serious symptoms such as shortness of breath or fever.  People with mold allergies should take care to avoid conditions which can cause mold growth in the home such as leaks, flooding, excess humidity, and condensation and remove materials with mold growth.

For additional testing options, please see our Allergy Testing Category.

Turnaround for this tests is typically 3-5 business days.

Note: Result turn around times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

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Stachybotrys Chartarum Atra Blood Test


Test Code: 91137
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Stachybotrys Chartarum Atra Blood Test

This test measures IgE antibodies to Stachybotrys Chartarum/Atra, a type of mold which is often found in buildings with water damage.  Allergy testing can help determine how severe a reaction a person may have if they are exposed to this common form of mold.  Symptoms of an allergic reaction usually include skin irritation, red itchy eyes, wheezing, and stuffy nose.  People with severe allergies or conditions such as asthma may have more serious symptoms such as shortness of breath or fever.  People with mold allergies should take care to avoid conditions which can cause mold growth in the home such as leaks, flooding, excess humidity, and condensation and remove materials with mold growth.

For additional testing options, please see our Allergy Testing Category.

Turnaround for this tests is typically 3-6 business days.

Note: Result turn around times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

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