Can an allergist test for sensitivity to lidocaine?

Answer %REPLIES%%DETAILS%%FOLLOWUPS% Answer I had a reaction to Lidocaine at a dentist visit and then during a mole removal. My doctor had me tested at an allergist. I was tested with diluted pure lidoc... Read More »

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How to Calculate 95% Confidence Interval for a Test's Sensitivity?

The sensitivity of a test is the percentage of individuals with a particular disease or characteristic correctly identified as positive by the test. Tests with high sensitivity are useful as screen... Read More »

Can you feel changes in your body such as feeling sleepy and sensitivity to smell before you even get a positive pregnancy test result?

Answer I took a home pregnancy test because I 'just knew' I was pregnant! I felt exhausted all week and was SUPER sensitive to the smell of most foods, white out, gasoline (which I normally love, s... Read More »

Allergist Schools?

Allergist training is available in the form of a two- to three-year fellowship program at a teaching hospital. The prerequisite academic requirements necessary to become an allergist in the United ... Read More »

Allergist Vs. Pulmonologist?

In the United States, one out of four people suffer from allergic diseases, such as asthma, hay fever, food allergy, eczema and insect allergy. Severe asthma and allergic attacks can result in hosp... Read More »