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Test Catalog

Test ID: MOLD1    
Mold Panel, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Establishing a diagnosis of an allergy to mold

 

Defining the allergen responsible for eliciting signs and symptoms

 

Identifying allergens:

-Responsible for allergic disease and/or anaphylactic episode

-To confirm sensitization prior to beginning immunotherapy

-To investigate the specificity of allergic reactions to insect venom allergens, drugs, or chemical allergens

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Includes testing for Alternaria tenuis, Aspergillus fumigatus, Candida albicans (monilia), Cladosporium herbarum, Helminthosporium halodes, and Penicillium chrysogenum allergen.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Mold Panel

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

IgE Antibodies, Multi-Allergen
Includes: Alternaria tenuis, Aspergillus fumingatus, Candida albicans, Cladosporium herbarum, Helminthosporium halodes, Penicillium notatum