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LP17217-8   Carica papaya
Papaya trees, which originated in West India, Mexico or Central America, are widely cultivated in tropical and subtropical areas. There are 2 types of Papaya fruit, Hawaiian and Mexican. The Hawaiian varieties are the Papayas commonly found in supermarkets. These pear-shaped fruit generally weigh about half a kilo. Mexican Papayas are oblong and may weigh up to 5 kilos. Papaya skin is generally yellow to green. The flesh is bright orange, yellow or pinkish, depending on variety, and small black seeds cluster in the centre. A properly ripened Papaya is juicy, sweetish and somewhat like a cantaloupe in flavour.

Anecdotal evidence suggests that Papaya may occasionally induce symptoms of food allergy in sensitised individuals; however, few studies have been reported to date. Reactions may occur to individual commercially extracted components of Papaya, e.g., Papain or Chymopapain. Reactions include urticaria, colitis, and anaphylaxis (sometimes to Papain). Papaya allergy is thought to be mainly due to cross-reactivity to Latex, but may occur on its own. Copyright Copyright © 2006 Phadia AB. Source: ImmunoCap, ImmunoCap

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Carica papaya Ab.IgE
Property
PrThr
Time
Pt
System
Ser
Scale
SemiQn
Method
RAST

Additional Names

Short Name
Papaya IgE RAST
Display Name
Papaya IgE RAST (S) [Presence]
Consumer Name Alpha Get Info
Papaya allergy test

Example Answer List: LL1927-4

Source: Wikipedia
Link to External List
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAST_test
Answer Code Score Answer ID
0 LA6111-4
1 LA6112-2
2 LA6113-0
3 LA6114-8
4 LA6115-5
5 LA10137-0
6 LA10138-8

Basic Attributes

Class
ALLERGY
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.75
Last Updated
Version 2.75
Order vs. Observation
Observation
Common Test Rank Get Info
12837

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
de-DE German (Germany) Carica papaya Ak.IgE:Nachweis oder Schwellenwert:Zeitpunkt:Serum:Semiquantitativ:Radio-Allergo-Sorbent-Test (RAST)
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Papaya (Carica papaya) IgE:PrThr:Punto temporal:Suero:Semicuantitativo:Prueba de absorcion de radioalergeno (RAST)
Synonyms: Semicuantitativo
fr-CA French (Canada) Carica papaya , IgE:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Sérum:SemiQn:RAST
it-IT Italian (Italy) Carica papaya Ab.IgE:PrThr:Pt:Siero:SemiQn:RAST
Synonyms: anticorpi anti-IgE anticorpo Papaia (Carica papaya) Presenza o Soglia Punto nel tempo (episodio) Risposta agli antigeni Siero Test di radioallergoassorbimento (RAST)
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) Carica papaya As.IgE:aanwezigheid:moment:serum:semikwantitatief:RAST
Synonyms: antistof; antilichaam papaja radioallergosorbent test
zh-CN Chinese (China) 番木瓜 抗体.IgE:存在情况或阈值:时间点:血清:半定量型:放射过敏原吸附试验法
Synonyms: Ab.IgE;IgE;抗体 IgE Ab;自身抗体 免疫球蛋白 E 存在情况;存在;存在与否;是否存在;阈值;界值;界限;阀值;临界值;存在情况(存在、存在与否、是否存在)或阈值(界值、界限、阀值、临界值) 放射过敏原吸附试验;放射过敏原吸附试验(Radioallergosorbent Test,RAST) 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 木瓜;木瓜果实;番木瓜属;番瓜

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