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Dr Michael Radcliffe

Consultant Allergist

Secretary: 078 4252 0577 

Email: tracy.cousins1@bmichoice.co.uk

Address for Correspondence: 

1 Leigh Road, Highfield

Southampton, SO17 1EF

Skin Prick Testing

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1. Allergen extracts are selected and sterile skin test lancets prepared.

2. A drop of each extract selected for testing is placed on the forearm.

3.  Each test site is lightly pricked using a separate lancet.

4. Positive reactions show up as skin wheals, 3mm to 20mm in diameter.

Address for Correspondence: 

Dr M J Radcliffe, Sarum Road Hospital, Winchester, SO22 5HA

Secretary: 078 4252 0577 

Email: tracy.cousins1@bmichoice.co.uk