An allergy is the body’s overreaction to foreign substances. The body’s immune response is overreacting to substances usually not causing any health hazards. An allergy is best treated when allergological diagnostics are performed first.
The Skin and Laser Center offers the entire range of allergy testing and allergy treatments. These include:
- Skin tests: prick test, patch test
- Blood tests: IgE, specific IgE (incl. molecular allergy diagnostics), lymphocyte transformation test
- Provocation tests: nasal provocation test, pulmonary function test
- Allergy treatment
- Immunization with injections or pills
Hot Topic: immunization tablets against Allergies
A new tablet (GRAZAX®) for the treatment of grass pollens allergy is now available via the HLCP.