These patients would be better served by an allergy doctor. Test is an epicutaneous patch test indicated for use as an aid in the diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis in persons 6 years of age and older whose history suggests sensitivity to one or more of the 35 substances included on the t. Smartpractice canada patch testing allergens supplies and. Alphabetical allergens list az smartpractice canada. Allergy patch testing the center for excellence in.
All allergeaze allergens are manufactured by a gmpcertified pharmaceutical company in accordance with guidelines on good manufacturing practices gmp and good laboratory practices glp. Allergy patch testing center for excellence in dermatology. Designed for excellent occlusion with a small chamber area, ideal depth. Test is a convenient, readytouse patch test for the diagnosis of allergic contact dermatitis. The allergeaze patch test chambers are designed as an allergen delivery system and provide a means to place allergens or allergen mixes in. The patch testing is not helpful in the diagnosis of the inhaled allergens hay fever or food allergies that are commonly tested for using a prick test or a scratch test methods. Smartpractice canada patch testing allergens supplies. Assessment of the allergeaze patch test compared to other. The allergeaze patch test chambers are designed as an allergen delivery system and provide a means to place allergens or allergen mixes in contact with the. The allergeaze patch test chambers are an allergen delivery system that provides a means to place allergens or in contact with the surface of the skin. Order any of these allergens via smartpractice canada and learn more about each individual allergen. Order any of these allergens and learn more about each individual allergen. Patch tests are used by healthcare providers to determine the specific cause of contact.
Patch tests are used to identify the cause of contact allergic dermatitis. The panels are sealed in an airtight foil package with protective covering. Test is sold in boxes of 5 patch test units 5 each of panel 1. Baseline series of patch test allergens dermnet nz. The contact dermatitis institute cdi is a phoenixbased institute for patch testing education, research, and clinical services. Review by germanys paulehrlichinstitute pei is an ongoing process. Patch testing is a simple procedure to help diagnose allergic contact dermatitis and identify the causative agents. Each substance known as an allergen has been tested to find the best concentration to demonstrate an allergic reaction without causing irritation to those who.
Choose from more than 500 allergeaze allergens, 10 series, 15 categories, and groupings in either petrolatum or liquid base, for your patch testing needs. Educational resources on patch testing smartpractice. The allergeaze patch test chambers are designed as allergen delivery systems and provide a means to place allergens or allergen mixes in contact with the. Smartpractice canada offers patch testing products for physicians including allergeaze allergens and chambers, t. Your online resource for a shopping allergeaze allergens and researching individual allergen information sheets. Smartpractice is committed to providing your practice innovative products to help diagnose allergic contact dermatitis and find solutions to help your patients live healthier, happier lives. Allergen patch tests allergen patch tests are diagnostic tests applied to the surface of the skin. Standard or baseline series of allergens are recommended for use in everyone undergoing patch testing because these include the most common and important allergens that cause dermatitis. The allergeaze reading plate helps physicians quickly identify skin reactions when using allergeaze patch test chambers. Diagnosis of contact allergy when allergic contact dermatitis acd resulting from type iv hypersensitivity is suspected. Basics of patch testing for allergic contact dermatitis vulvovaginal. This is an alphabetical list of allergeaze allergens used in patch testing for contact dermatitis. Diagnostics vellinge, sweden and allergeaze calgary.684 514 904 234 399 906 1028 41 385 1328 1499 16 580 1408 317 918 35 292 101 272 229 975 117 1032 160 1256 806 1018 173