In our daily life we are surrounded by substances which can cause allergies. With the rapid advancement of technology and chemical industry and also as a result of globalization, our living environment becomes more and more complex.
Allergies are overreactions of the immune system to certain substances, called allergens. Allergens can enter the body through the air, as components of food or by direct skin contact. Therefore, different test methods are required to detect allergies.
Diagnosis and treatment of air born allergies, contact allergies, food allergies and insect venom allergies, using anamnesis, skin tests and laboratory examinations as well as specific therapeutic methods, e.g. desensitization treatment.