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... Thank you so much for your reply.. I had tested positive for lyme, then my doctor sent it out to a lab in n.j. for the western blot all came back negitive except for the P23 band.. so my doctor told me that it wasnt enough to be treated for lyme.. ... (121 replies)
... Hi angeleyez. The Western Blot lists several numerical bands with a positive, negative, or indeterminte reading after each band. Some bands are specific for Lyme disease. ... (6 replies)
... I had the same questions a while back and someone gave me this information..So I guess I will pass it on. Hope this helps. Western Blot Bands description: 9 cross-reactive for Borrellia 12 specific for Bb 18 unknown 20 cross-reactive for Borrellia 21 unknown 22 specific for Bb, probably really the 23/25 band (5 replies)

... you need 2 of 3 specific band numbers to be considered positive BY CDC STANDARDS on the IGM, and 5 of 10 BY CDC STANDARDS to be considered positive on the IGG. ... (19 replies)
... on the Western Blot is specific for Bb. ... (2 replies)
... Her ELISA is positive. On the Western Blot, the IgM tests for a more recent infection and the IgG a longer standing one. Band 41 is often the first to show and band 39 is a Lyme specific band. She needs to be treated. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Weavor. It is not necessary to post your results. Sometimes people want to know the breakdown of their Western Blot test. I will post it below so you can compare your results to the breakdown. ... (9 replies)
... I have a question regarding the Western Blot test. ... (7 replies)
... Help! I have lymes and was pregnaunt during the dieases. My 2 yr old just got tested via Western Blot from labcorp and tested positive on both the IGG and IGM. SHe test positive for p41 and p 23 and according to the CDC she is positive for acute lyme. ... (3 replies)
Is this lyme?
Jul 19, 2013
... Igenex lab deals with tick born diseases. They can even have negatives when you have lyme. Took me 12 years of treatment to FINALLY get a positive through igenex stanards. But it is best to use a lab that specializes in the tick born diseases, not the labs the doctors send you too. ... (7 replies)
... My daughter's western blot test results just came back and the doctor has said that it looks as though she may have lyme. ... (0 replies)
... I feel your pain, so sorry...been there completely! I see a great LLMD in Bridgeport CT. don't know if that is somewhere your willing to travel...let me know. (11 replies)
... le slow lately like i have to think before i speak and i have been mixing up my words. i was tested for lyme and it came back negative. i was tested again and my western blot, igm came back positive and 39 and 41 bands where detected, the igg came back negative but 41 band was present. does this sound like lyme? ... (18 replies)
... e 5 times, no one is giving me answers. I am even getting statements such as, "well it is hard to believe that you have been infected 5 times, And since Only the Western Blot IgM band 41 and band 23 were positive, maybe it isn't Lyme. Go see Infectious disease AGAIN. ... (11 replies)
... Hi tHere Was wondering has your docs done other bloods for you like CBC Iron studies B12..... I dont know if you have been bitten and maybe this will not be for you I would suggest getting your b12 levels done as it can mimic the symptoms of lymes and many other disorders............the following would be suggestive B12 serum Homocystiene UMMA REd cell folate Iron... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone, I have been sitting here trying to figure it all out. Are you considered positive for lyme if your western blot comes back igg negative but on the igm positive for two bands? ... (3 replies)
... d about my daughter and he said that she needed to be seen so I made an appt. He told me what to have her tested for and wrote a slip. Well he ordered the full western blot and finally, band 41 is positive. This is terrible but at least now we know what is going on. ... (11 replies)
... The Western Blot IgM tests for a more recent infection and the IgG a longer standing one. ... (7 replies)
... THANK YOU Ticker for responding !! I have been reading a lot on this message board & you are filled with such great info ! … To answer you questions…I’ve only been sick since July 1, 2007. It started with flu-like symptoms (horrible aches/pains & lethargy, ear aches, high fevers, sore throat & swollen painful glands). Went to Doc & dx with Strep, Tonsillitis & Otitis Media... (28 replies)
... For some reason, people who have had prior antibiotic therapy that did not eradicate the Lyme are more likely to have false negative Western Blots. ... (3 replies)


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