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... poss. draw blood to be sent to Igenex. I'm leary about the Igenex test, not only due to the cost, but because of having the first attack in '89, I know that the test will mostlikely be negative at first. I've been directed to a LLMD, who will take pts based on symptoms, as well as charging on a sliding scale. ... (8 replies)
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... Do you know what lab your doc sent your blood to? ... (5 replies)

... why he didn't recommend those. I was so wrapped up in the fact that he was even talking to me that I didn't even think of Erlichiosis. I already went and had test done so it's too late. Maybe when these come back I will request that also. ... (6 replies)
... That being said, you are very smart to research this on your own. Even if I were smart enough to go to a doctor, I'm sure I would've been sent to the psychiatrist, anyway. Now to convince your doc. Where I live lyme is so common, but most people don't want to deal with it. ... (5 replies)
... which was negative. All blood tests normal. He then sent me to a neurologist. ... (2 replies)
... e died, could have permanent damage from this. That is one point. The other is that the nature of the lyme bacteria is extremely complicated and is not easy to test for...thus it is supposed to be a clinical diagnosis. ... (10 replies)
... The reason why I'm suspicious that I might have Lyme is because in late 2000 I had at least three tick bites AND a rash that appeared in late December or early January 2001. ... (23 replies)
Frustrated ...
Jan 27, 2006
... I totally feel for you. I had some questions for Igenex before I sent my blood in and Dr. ... (9 replies)
... years ago but the test results just didn't add up. ... (11 replies)
... efinately does sound like LD. I basically went through the same symptoms and diag. that you have, except I was misdiagnosed for 8 years. I also had several doc's test for LD when I first started getting sick one was neg. One 6months later was equivocal. Then they wouldn't even consider testing once they looked in my med. ... (6 replies)
... Unfortunately, I don't remember the sites where we ordered my husband's herbs from and I sent the receipts into insurance to try to recoup some of the expense...ha we'll see how far that goes. ... (26 replies)
... to get treatment. went through all of Mayo and they wouldn't treat for lymes. must have seen about 35 docs in different specialities and have every possible test done to me. they were ready to commit me and throw away the key. ... (7 replies)
... I was just looking at my results and my blood was sent to Specialty Laboratories in Valencia California. I'm guessing some labs aren't as specialized to find the spores? ... (5 replies)
... I ask because what you describe seems more related to those diagnoses, but late stage chronic Lyme can also produce severe neurological symptoms. ... (2 replies)
... ven know how long ago it may have been. The tests for Lyme are notoriously inaccurate. She was tested many times and they came back negative. Her doctor ran a test through a lab in California called IGENEX. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, you can be tested at Igenex Lab in Palo Alto CA. Wherever you live your blood can be sent there. However, you may not test positive as antibodies need to be present when the test is performed. If you do not test positive this does NOT mean you do not have Lyme. ... (2 replies)
... is diagnosed first by clinical symptoms, secondarily by tests. Many people with lyme will not test positive. This is because certain factors need to be present at the time of testing or just faulty testing. ... (0 replies)
... insisted all these years that I didn't have LD. This Reum. when I asked him in late Sept. last year if he wpuld test me for LD again. He yelled at me "I've been telling you for 8 years you don't have Lyme Disease" and walked out of the room. ... (8 replies)
Oct 20, 2009
... cury fillings, had them removed, by May my tingling and heart were so bad I found a LLMD, who immediatly diagnosed lymes and a month later for my peace of mind I sent blood to Igenex in CA. They had positve with CCD negative. The ccd is much more strict for what bands they measure for tracking purposes. ... (10 replies)

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