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... I have Lyme, one of the major bands came back positive, but my doc thinks that is a false reading. I'm on the fence on the Igenex testing, I've been contemplating it myself. You say you have head buzzing, I have that too although I don't consider it one of my major symptoms. ... (10 replies)
Doc thinks lyme
Jun 25, 2010
... Start the Doxy and find yourself an LLMD, Lyme Literate MD (not an Infectious Disease Specialist). Your doctor did a good thing by prescribing a 60 supply and Doxy is usually the antibiotic of choice for many LLMD's. Your fibro diagnosis may be incorrect because fibro and Lyme have similar symptoms. A Lyme diagnosis is a blood and clinical diagnosis. Most Lymies take... (3 replies)
... iagnosed positive for Lyme, where the Neuro guy I went to said it wasnt lyme. The lab is crucial in determining this and a good Lyme Literal Dr will probably use Igenex in Calif for the testing. ... (3 replies)

... the "better" labs, like Igenex for the western blot, their sensitivity is in the 70 percentiles. ... (3 replies)
... just wondering. I live in Orange county, ny and cannot find a llmd anywhere. Do you know if an infectious disease doc could help? ... (7 replies)
... Hi JustDave4now; Dr Mcneel is definately not taking in lyme patients . I have heard good things about Dr Dorand in concord nh There are several in NY City Ct area Dr Horowitz Dr Raxlin I go into New York even though it is a long way I consider it worth the trip I can truly understand your frustration and if I were you I would run as fast as you can to a Lyme... (4 replies)
... Dr S was the one who ran the testing, but Dr H in Hyde Park, NY is the one that dx'd me. ... (20 replies)
... Dr J is the only Lyme dr I've seen. I know Lyme is huge in this part of the country- if you look at maps from various websites, they show that PA, CT, NY, etc.. are high vector zones for Lyme. I don't know if when I was bit (20 yrs ago, while on a short visit to PA no less) was when I contracted Lyme. I am from Los Angeles, and have only been in Ohio for the last 4 1/2 yrs... (11 replies)
... ps I did have the pcr done at igenex but it was done by tissue from my recently removed gallbladder and did show it was in my dna still after over 18 months of treatment but I know I have made such progress so the tratment is worth the risk My thoughts are make sure to get tested for the co-infections because without treatment for those as well recovery is questionable they... (12 replies)
... test done as well as the western blot test done from a reputable company .You can find out about the testing labs on line Igenex in ca is one There is not a true test for lyme as of yet just different markers and Lyme literate doctors will treat by symptoms and the markers. ... (10 replies)
... I ever experienced before..started with extreme vertigo, nerve pain all over, anxiety, joint pain. They werent sure what was going on so they ran a LYME test via Igenex and it came back positive IGG on several bands. I also had another doc do a LYME test with another lab and it came back negative. ... (2 replies)
... How long have you had your symptoms From what I understand the lesions come from the bacteria entering our brain I could be wrong but I am almost positive this is what I read the lesions are from the infection If I were you I would look into IV Rocephin if possible Alot of insurance companies are being strict about it but it did bring back alot of my thinking process and... (9 replies)
Looking for lebnin
Nov 16, 2007
... Hi Leb I have not been on the boards for a long time I wanted to check how you were doing I know you went to the same doc in hampton nh and wanted to check on you to see if you found a good one locally I went to dr raxlen in ny city I have had a better road to recovery than in jan last year but am only about half way there Couple of surgeries Had my gall bladder removed and... (4 replies)
... hi lenni I have been treated with a lyme doctor for over a year and and a half I have seen some pretty bad days with the treatment so just be ready sometimes the treatment is worse than the lyme but well worth it in the end I guess I go to a Lyme Literate in ny city I travel to there from NH 5-6 hrs I have a sister in ct so I go there first and then head off to the big... (1 replies)
Worried Mom
Oct 9, 2007
... FYI, I left a message at the office of an LLMD in NY state. I tried Dr Horowitz's number but must have written it down wrong. The Dr office said it would take up to 7 days to get back to me. ... (28 replies)
... infected. It may affect treatment choice and progress. It is important to be tested for these by a Lyme reputable lab such as IgeneX in Palo Alto, CA. Have you been tested for these? ... (4 replies)
Worried Mom
Oct 4, 2007
... infected. It may affect treatment choice and progress. It is important to be tested for these by a Lyme reputable lab such as IgeneX in Palo Alto, CA. ... (28 replies)
... Thanks bigstan for the great information. Yes, I've heard of IgeneX and will check out their Web site. I'll need to check with the doctor's who ordered my husband's LD blood test to find out specifically which one they requested. ... (15 replies)
Dr. Donta in MA
Sep 17, 2007
... Very good questions and you are right to be asking them. I took long term antibiotics for acne too. I think most of teh LLMDs have a history of complaints at one time or another. Not sure if Dr. Donta does. I think that with the abx's, you will know if they are doing anything for you or not pretty early. If they are not helping or you are not herxing, maybe they are not... (5 replies)
... Hi selfdiagnosed. I suggest getting tested at IgeneX in Palo Alto, CA. ... (10 replies)


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