Latex Specific IgE (RIA) Panel
Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.
Ammoniated Latex Extract (AL): <5 U/mL
Buffered Latex (NAL): <5 U/mL
Glove Latex Extract (GL): <5 U/mL
If IgE antibody is detected for any of these antigens, then the patient is at risk if exposed to any natural rubber product in a surgical, dental or diagnostic procedure. Patients with a positive history of a prior anaphylactic reaction should avoid latex products, even if they are negative for latex IgE.
Test Performed by: Viracor-IBT Laboratories
1001 NW Technology Dr.
Lee’s Summit, MO 64086