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Assessing a child’s test results is the first step in creating a treatment plan that will relieve his or her symptoms. Different tests are used to diagnose various conditions. They include:
Though it is very unlikely, allergy tests can trigger an extreme reaction, so it’s important to have them done in a setting where emergency treatment is readily available.
Skin tests aren’t 100 percent reliable, but they provide important information that the doctor will consider, along with other factors, to diagnose an allergy and form a treatment plan.