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... Welcome to the board. ... (9 replies)
... The first problem I noticed when I first got sick was I developed some kind of "overreaction" to Zoloft which I had been on for a couple of years without any problems. ... (39 replies)
... I've had Lyme Disease on and off for years. Sometimes it was due to a bite and other times it was a recurrence of a previous infection. I've also contracted Babesia once. ... (3 replies)

Is it really lyme
Nov 14, 2015
... I am very very confused. I had a bad case of lyme disease in 2007, and the symptoms were mostly migrating arthritis. The Western Blot and ELISA were positive and I had 2 months of doxycycline. After the antibiotics I still had symptoms but they gradually went away over about a year. ... (1 replies)
... I hope you find the help you need. Also, look for a support group in your area and, of course, you can continue to bring questions here. ... (3 replies)
Positive bands
Jun 13, 2010
... the western blot bands show up on 2 diff areas of your lyme test. IGM and IGG. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Hope, welcome to the board! ... (18 replies)
... Western Blot tests search for very specific antibodies your immune system may have produced in response to being exposed to the Lyme Disease bacteria, Borrelia Burdorferi. The CDC requires at least 5 out of the 10 bands to show positive to rule out any chance of false positives. ... (3 replies)
... e could explain. They have been available for 2 weeks and I have called my dr 4 times but they will not return my call so I am anxious and thought maybe someone on here could explain. ... (2 replies)
... Regarding the Western Blot, the CDC requires a large number of bands to show for it to be considered positive yet many people who have Lyme do not have this many bands show. Lyme doctors often focus on which bands show, some are specific for Lyme. ... (4 replies)
... As things got worse my main Lyme Disease symptoms were neurological and cardiac in nature. Symptoms kept getting worse, went to a GP. First possible dx was ALS. Very worried. ... (6 replies)
Nov 2, 2006
... My Dr explained it this way. Indeterminate is a weak positive. I was told when 7 bands all lyme bands thru Igenex, came back indeterminate that it was because my immune system had stopped fighting the lyme bacteria. ... (2 replies)
... I was recently going through some testing for possible MS, when CSF showed a positive antibody titer for Lyme antibody IgG, even though the Western Blot serum was negative. I have been advised by my doctor to take another Western Blot with a different Lab processing unit which measures more bands. ... (1 replies)
... went to another Dr. in a couple of months because I was not getting results, he thought I had I might have MS. After 4 months, I found a holistic Dr. who did a lyme western blot which game back positive for one band of lyme. She put me on doxycycline, I started feeling better after each herx, but it was slow. ... (24 replies)
... Hi again JP76, Here is a breakdown of the Western Blot bands. Posted on this site from a wonderfull lady by the name of Ticker. Find your bands. From what I see you have a case of Lyme disease. ... (5 replies)
Apr 30, 2007
... is a common and rapid test to detect Lyme disease antibodies. It is sensitive but not specific and it misses many positive cases of Lyme disease, amd often reports "false negatives. ... (2 replies)
... i'm sooooo sorlry that you are this position. when i was there it was a very hard decison to make and a very scary time. but i'm glad i did seek out the second opinion, as MS treatment is exactly the oppositie of what lyme's patients need, that medicine will make anyone suffering with lymes so much worse. ... (7 replies)
... the thought of having to get surgeries isn't that great.. but since i am sure i have lyme disease i guess i might be forced to at some point, cos they can't just give me a treatment based on what i think.. ... (39 replies)
... I had a positive western blot and have made an appiontment with a lyme doc. ... (13 replies)
... vultch11 do you have copies of your western blot results? ... (102 replies)

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