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Do you experience prolonged hay fever type symptoms, the cause of which is unknown to you?
Environmental allergies can be difficult to pinpoint and it’s almost impossible to deal with an allergy without identifying precisely what is causing the problem.
About The AllergyCheck Test
The YorkTest AllergyCheck is a fast and reliable home to laboratory allergy testing service. It can pinpoint what you are reacting to; identifying your specific allergens and enabling you to take control.
The YorkTest AllergyCheck tests for reactions to the most common environmental allergens, including:
- Common Ragweed
- Timothy Grass
- Grass Mix (Sweet Vernal Grass / Orchard Green / Perennial Rye Grass / Kentucky Blue Grass)
- Silver Birch
- Ficus/Latex Mix
- Cat Dander
- Dog Dander
- House Dust Mites (D. farinae / D. pteronyssinus)
Your laboratory analysed allergy test results are presented in an easy to understand format, indicating the strength of your reactions on a scale of 1-5.
Your allergy test results are presented as a detailed chart that can be handed to your GP or Healthcare Practitioner. To see example results, please click here.
What to Expect from the Test
The AllergyCheck test kit contains all you need to take a small blood sample in the comfort of your own home. Simply return your sample in the pre-paid envelope provided (UK only) to our York laboratories for expert analysis. Your confidential results and additional support material will be posted to you within 10 days.
Please note: If you have not been exposed to a particular allergen prior to taking the test and/or you are not displaying symptoms, your IgE levels will not be raised and your result will be negative.
Do not take this test if you are:
- Under the age of 4
- Suffering from a blood borne disease such as Hepatitis or HIV
- Pregnant or breast feeding.
What's included in the kit?
2 x Sterile Lancets
Yellow lancets gently prick the skin through the click of a button
2 x Absorbent Wands & Containers
The mini wands absorb a small amount a blood
1 x Plaster
Seals the tiny pin-prick mark on your finger and keeps it clean
1 x Alcohol-free cleansing wipe sachet
Clears dirt and kills bacteria on the skin
1 x Customer Details Form
Simply sign the Customer Details Form
1 x Prepaid Envelope*
Post your sample back to us, fuss-free