PCANH - Overview: Pecan Hickory, IgE

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: PCANH    
Pecan Hickory, IgE

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

Establishing the diagnosis of an allergic disease and defining the allergens responsible for eliciting signs and symptoms.


Identifying allergens which may be responsible for allergic disease and/or anaphylactic episode, confirming sensitization to particular allergens prior to beginning immunotherapy, and investigating the specificity of allergic reactions to insect venom allergens, drugs, or chemical allergens.

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Fluorescence Enzyme Immunoassay (FEIA)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Pecan Hickory, IgE

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

Carya pecan
Pecan tree
Hickory tree