My dermatologist has the test for it but they are not really equipped to handle a full blown reaction so we opted not to do it. They do the scratch test put a band aid on it and send you home and you come back in a couple of days to check it. My Allergist never heard of it and doesn't know how to obtain it, go figure.
You may want to repost or change the title. Ethylene Glycol is commonly known as the anti-freeze that you put in your car radiator and generally causes blindness, brain damage and death if consumed.
You must mean Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) which is used as an occasional laxative or in larger doses to prepare your bowels for a colonoscopy or other procedure. If people have allergies to it they are probably pretty rare as it pretty much goes straight through you. I'm not surprised the Dermatologist hadn't heard of it or a test for it. Laxatives are internal medicine and this one is only rarely used and often just once to allow for diagnostic procedures.
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