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Skin prick or elimination diet

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edin16 Sat 26-Dec-20 13:29:05

Will they (nhs) do a skin prick test on a baby for a suspected allergy or just make you do an elimination diet?

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Thatwentbadly Sat 26-Dec-20 13:31:29

They can only do skin prick for things you suspect an allergy to and even then it only works for iGE reactions.

JingleJohnsJulie Sat 26-Dec-20 21:18:14

If it's milk I think the nice guidelines suggest elimination for non-ige.

JingleJohnsJulie Sat 26-Dec-20 21:27:14

The NICE guidelines are here smile

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