It's an IgG mediated food hypersensitivity reaction towards specific food products that lead to detrimental reaction, often delayed type and after long term ingestion towards specific food items, beverages, food additive or compound found in foods, that produces symptoms in one or more body organs and systems. The test should not be confused with food allergy (IgE) where the symptoms are more specific and identifiable.
ACTH is a pituitary gland hormone that controls cortisol production. Cortisol, an adrenal gland hormone helps you respond to stress, fight infection, and regulate blood sugar and blood pressure. The test is often done with a cortisol test to diagnose pituitary or adrenal gland disorders.
Addis sediment is a semi-urine test used to measure and calculate indicators such as red blood cells, platelets, white blood cells, and urinary casts. This test is important in diagnosing and following up kidney diseases, especially nephrotic syndrome.