This section of the Knowledge Centre explores the various diagnostic tools and techniques available, explaining their importance, merits and drawbacks. These include skin and serum IgE tests, patient history questionnaires and differential diagnoses. Click these links, the sections below or just continue scrolling down, the next page will load automatically.
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View information to help with the accurate diagnosis of allergic rhinitis including patient history, skin tests, serum IgE tests and testing for asthma.
An awareness of possible differential diagnoses, such as a cough or cold, can help with the identification, treatment and symptom control in patients with AR.