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Test ID: SHRI    
Shrimp, IgE, Serum

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

Establishing a diagnosis of an allergy to shrimp

 

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

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

Shrimp, IgE

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

Alaskan Pink Shrimp
Black Tiger Prawn
Cold Water Shrimp
Deep Water Shrimp
Fired Prawn
Giant Tiger Prawn
Grass Prawn
Leader Prawn
Metapanaus joyneri
Metapenaeopsis barbarta
Northern Red Shrimp
Northern Shrimp
Panaeus monodon
Pandalus Borealis
Pink Shrimp
Red Rice Shrimp
Shiba Shrimp
Whiskered Velvet Shrimp