IGE - Overview: Immunoglobulin E (IgE), Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: IGE    
Immunoglobulin E (IgE), Serum

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

Evaluation of patients with suspected diseases associated with elevations in total immunoglobulin E (IgE), including allergic disease, primary immunodeficiencies, infections, malignancies, or other inflammatory diseases


Diagnostic evaluation of patients with suspected allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis


Identification of candidates for omalizumab (anti-IgE) therapy

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

Immunoglobulin E (IgE), S

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

IgE (Immunoglobulin E)
IgE, Total
Immune Competence
Total IgE (Immunoglobulin E)