Clear Lake Medical Center ENT

17099 Texas Ave. Ste. 200

Webster, TX 77598

(281) 332-4575

Allergy Testing FAQs

WHAT ARE THE TYPICAL ALLERGEN SEASONS?

  • Weeds: Pollinates in late July, peaks from August through October, and continues until the first hard freeze.
  • Grasses: Pollinates from March through September, peaking from May through June.
  • Trees: Pollinates in February, and continues through June.

WHAT ARE COMMON PERENNIAL (YEAR-ROUND) ALLERGENS?

  • Dust Mites: Microscopic organisms that thrive on human skin cells, found on pillows, mattresses, and carpets.
  • Molds: Live and thrive indoors and outdoors in moist dark areas.
  • Animals & Insects: Dander and protein found in waste and/or saliva may cause irritation.