Allergy testing, skin prick
A skin prick allergy test is the gold standard for allergy diagnosis. It consists of exposing you to very small amounts of different types of common allergens to cause a localized allergic reaction when your skin is poked with a small needle containing the antigen. Most skin prick testing is done on your back, so you don't feel much pain. If you have an allergy to a specific allergen, the area may itch and look red. Doctors measure the degree of redness and swelling near the pinprick to see if you are allergic to the allergen you received. The test requires multiple pinpricks and a period of observation to see your reaction to the testing.
Search, Compare, and Start Saving Today!
Healthcare on Your Terms™
- Upfront, fair, and transparent pricing
- Paying cash can save you up to 84%
- Search, compare, and book in minutes
- No hidden fees or surprise bills
- Local, licensed, and verified Providers
- Pick your own provider
- No copays, deductibles, or networks
- No long wait times or referrals required
Providers Near Katy, TXVIEW ALL
How It Works
- SearchFor Services
- Show UpAnd Save
CashPriceMD is dedicated to ensuring that patients receive the quality care they deserve. We guarantee that you’ll receive the services you’ve booked without paying more than advertised. If you ever have an issue with an appointment, we’ll guarantee that we’ll work with you to identify and implement a solution that works for you.