It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Message Board

Lyme Disease Board Index
Pages: 1 2 3 Showing 1 - 20 of 57 for igenex unreliable. (0.005 seconds)

... standing complaints about unreliable tests for Lyme disease and other illnesses. ... (17 replies)
... Hi all....I recieved an update today from LYMEINFO concerning the recent attack on the IGeneX labs so called "unreliable" western blots and other lab testing. Here's the copy of the letter. ... (7 replies)
... s that you most definitely have Lyme Disease in my opinion. Ticker can tell you more about the other numbers. I didn't know there was a heated controversy over Igenex and it's "testing procedures", in my opinion, IgeneX is the most accurate of any Lab in the U.S. ... (8 replies)

Apr 1, 2005
... The only thing that I have heard about Igenex is good things. You know that websites can have problems and then start working again. It doesn't make the company unreliable. ... (6 replies)
... I remember when I got my Igenex results and they looked like a foreign language. ... (15 replies)
IgeneX tests
Mar 25, 2006
... I was not aware of this information when I was doing my lyme tests with Igenex so I called Dr. Harris. ... (15 replies)
... I didn't put much faith in those results since I know lyme tests can be unreliable. I really wanted my doctor to order the IGeneX tests. Of course he told me that I am just suffering from anxiety and sent me home with some samples of Effexor. ... (26 replies)
In the South?
Apr 27, 2007
... have already been diag. with LD, but still considered a new patient to him. I have heard good things about him though, if you can get your reg. doc to test with Igenex and then wait to see Dr. F. You can order a kit from Igenex and take it to your doc. and request the tests be done. I did that. ... (32 replies)
... From what I can tell, throughout the years, many more people test "negative" at Igenex when they actually have clinical lyme symptoms. If you tested positive there then I would say you are positive. Was it positive for both Igenex and CDC? ... (7 replies)
... se had planted some doubt in my mind. What if I'm frying my liver for nothing. Some higher power must have been listening to my inner turmoil as today I got my IGenex results. I was shock to see I was CDC IgM postive. ... (4 replies)
... Hello KerBer, First off the ELISA test is the most unreliable Lyme test that there is. In my expierence it is usually the first test ordered by a physcian who isn't up to speed on his Lyme knowledge. ... (4 replies)
... At the time, I did not know that Lyme testing is very unreliable. Eventually I had my blood sent to a lab called Igenex in California. ... (12 replies)
... I finally found out what was wrong with me by having my blood tested at Igenex labs in Palo Alto California. The test was called Western Blot. ... (6 replies)
Lyme symptoms
Jun 6, 2008
... Hi sunshine221. :wave: It never hurts to ask questions and inform yourself so you can act as your own advocate. Unfortunately, that's really really hard to do when you're sick! The testing for Lyme is pitiful and usually unreliable. I know of one reliable lab, Igenex, in Palo Alto California. You can order a kit from them yourself and ask your primary to take the... (2 replies)
I am Just Not Sure
Jun 15, 2007
... You may want to go right for the Western Blot and make sure you use Igenex Labs. They aren't the only lab that uses Western Blot to test for Lyme, but they use high quality test media. ... (8 replies)
... Definitely get another western blot taken and sent it to Igenex Labs for a proper look. ... (4 replies)
... You need to be tested at the Igenex lab in Palo Alto California. The LLMD would send your blood to this lab . . . most likely. Most lyme specialists diagnose first by symptoms, then by tests. ... (3 replies)
Lyme doc
Dec 19, 2010
... who will draw the blood and send to Igenex and give you the report. If they are unsure which test to order or how to go about it you could call Igenex and they will advise. You could also ask to speak with the head doctor there. ... (4 replies)
LLMD in NJ area
Feb 21, 2010
... is so unreliable for LD. ... (8 replies)
... If you see a LLMD, they will almost certainly make you do the Igenex tests anyway, so you might as well get a head start. ... (3 replies)

Associated Tags: doxycycline, flagyl, zithromax

Pages: 1 2 3

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:30 AM.

© 2020 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!