Skin Testing

Some articles on skin testing, skin:

Skin Allergy Test - Contraindications
... Even though skin testing may sound like a benign procedure it does have some risks which include swollen red bumps (hives) may occur after the test ... Physicians who perform skin test always have equipment and medications available in case an anaphylaxis reaction occurs ... main reason why consumers should not get skin testing performed at corner stores or by people who have no medical training ...

Famous quotes containing the words testing and/or skin:

    Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the tongue and not the deed that wins the day.
    Sophocles (497–406/5 B.C.)

    Her skin was white as leprosy,
    The nightmare Life-in-Death was she,
    Who thicks man’s blood with cold.
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834)