Louisville Allergy & Asthma, PSC  
     
     

Skin Testing

Procedure Description:
Allergy skin testing

What To Expect:
Allergy is testing is done on the back first. Secondary testing is performed on the arms. Expect some itching.

Preprocedure:
No antihistamines 3 days before testing.

Postprocedure:
If itching is severe, cortisone cream applied.