The Dust Mite Screen Check uses a cone shaped filter device called the Bio-Scan DM (or Dust Sock), which is to be connected to the intake end of your vacuum cleaner’s hose for sampling.
Environmental Diagnostics Laboratory (EDLab) will provide a final report included in the cost of the Dust Mite Screen Check.
Concentration levels of dermatophagoides Mite Allergen are reported in micrograms, and are compared to what is considered to be normal. Once EDLab receives the Bio-Scan DM for analysis, your lab report will be generated and emailed within 3-5 business days. Common Symptoms to look for: Skin irritation, exacerbated asthmatic issues, respiratory issues, headache, etc.