Western Ragweed Allergy Test


Test Code: 602544
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Western Ragweed Allergy Test

This test is used to determine if a person may have an allergic reaction to Western Ragweed.  Allergy testing measures IgE antibodies to determine how severe of an allergy someone possesses.  Ragweed is a common weed that grows throughout the United States.  Allergic reactions to Ragweed are most common during the late summer and fall periods when the plants release their pollen.  There are several varieties of ragweed and people with an allergic reaction to one type have a higher likelihood of being allergic to other varieties.  We also offer testing for allergies to False RagweedShort Ragweed, and Giant Ragweed.

For more testing options please see our Allergy Testing Category.

Turnaround for this test 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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Western Ragweed Allergy Test


Test Code: 2402
Specimen Type: Blood

Description:

Western Ragweed Allergy Test

This test is used to determine if a person may have an allergic reaction to Western Ragweed.  Allergy testing measures IgE antibodies to determine how severe of an allergy someone possesses.  Ragweed is a common weed that grows throughout the United States.  Allergic reactions to Ragweed are most common during the late summer and fall periods when the plants release their pollen.  There are several varieties of ragweed and people with an allergic reaction to one type have a higher likelihood of being allergic to other varieties.  We also offer testing for allergies to False RagweedShort Ragweed, and Giant Ragweed.

For more testing options please see our Allergy Testing Category.

Turnaround for this test 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.

Categories: