Doc ordered another WB

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baileygirl76
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   Posted 10/18/2008 7:59 PM (GMT -6)   
My doc took a ton of blood last week. She ran another WB. I saw her at the hair salon today and she told me that all IgM's were negative. The past couple of days I have been feeling great. Not just great but normal feeling. Like my old self. I am still on the Doxy for another 3 weeks so I am going to keep taking it. She is sending me all the results in the mail.  She tested me for so many other things too. I will have to post the stuff when it comes in.
 

hezzer926
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   Posted 10/18/2008 8:45 PM (GMT -6)   
that's great. im glad ur feeling well :)

ticker
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   Posted 10/19/2008 7:02 AM (GMT -6)   

Hi baileygirll76.  It is great you are feeling better!  What dose of Doxy are you taking?

Which lab is the Western Blot being done at?  It is important to be tested by a Lyme lab such as IgeneX.  They use more sensitive testing and list more Lyme-specific bands.  Were you ever tested for the co-infections?

 

baileygirl76
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   Posted 10/19/2008 10:51 AM (GMT -6)   
I have not been tested for co-infections.  My WB was done at LabCorp.  That is where my first one was done that tested positive on all bands. I am taking 200mg Doxy 2 x a day.  I have about 3 more weeks left. When it is done it will be 8 weeks at 400mg a day.  I won't be taking anything after this is done.
If I were to order an Igenex kit and be tested for everything, do I have to be off antibiotcs? And isn't it expensive? How much for all the tests?
 

baileygirl76
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   Posted 10/23/2008 8:46 PM (GMT -6)   
I just got my WB results in the mail. The only IgM is 39. Two are gone. Only one moved to the IgG. Is this good? 
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