This test evaluates if you are allergic to dust mites. Allergies are a result of your immune system's response.
Anyone who thinks they may be allergic to dust mites. Common symptoms associated with an allergy to dust mites can include:
- Runny nose
- Itchy, red or watery eyes
- Nasal congestion
- Itchy nose, roof of mouth or throat
- Postnasal drip
- Sinus pressure and pain
- Frequent awakening
- Swollen, dark circles under your eyes
- Raised, red patches of skin (hives)
- Itchy skin
If this test confirms you are allergic to dust mites, you may want to follow up with your primary care provider or an allergy specialist.
Dust mite allergen
There is no preparation for this test.
For more information on this test, go to labtestsonline.org.