Can anyone tell me about EBV VCA IGG levels?

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Jenie
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   Posted 5/5/2017 1:04 PM (GMT -7)   
Hi,

I am 51 yr old and new to this but I recently got my EBV IGG andit is 591.0 , my MCHC is abnormally low, my Ferritin is low, Vit B is low, my neutrophils are high , my hemoglobin AIC is high. I have been feeling bad for a long time and I dont drink or smoke my only real problem is migraines . I have fatigue, joint pain, random rash on my palms, low grade fever off an on , sweating off and on , swollen lymph nodes in the neck and arm pits off and on and random GI issues. A naturopath I see wants to do an infusion of a wormword derivative and vit B12 shots. I am concerned that there is far more going on that needs attention. I live in an area with limited access to healthcare and it may require travel , so I am trying to get as much information as possible . I would appreciated any information
thank you
Jenie

Sickofbeingworeout
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   Posted 5/6/2017 4:28 AM (GMT -7)   
I have been to every Dr imaginable trying to find out why I am so tired. I just can't function. I keep telling them it's CFS but nobody will listen. I went to Dr last week I told her every time I get sooo tired I can't think my throat hurts and today is one of those days. But it happens a lot but if I can get a lot of sleep it goes away. I'm thinking that's weird but must be my body saying slow down. She said let's do an Epstein-Barr test. My results are only this
Epstein-Barr Early Antigen IgG Ab - Neg
Epstein-Barr Virus Capsid Ag IgM Ab - Neg
Epstein-Barr Virus Capsid Ag IgG Ab - Positive (H)

I do have low thyroid but have never felt this terrible. Was dx with fatty liver. But I have just felt like I'm dying. Can't get enough sleep, can't function, aches & pains are horrendous. All I know is I have kids and I just can't function to take care of them and the tiny podunk town I live in can not find out why I am so flipn exhausted 24/7. 😥

Olsonbjorno
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   Posted 8/23/2017 11:14 PM (GMT -7)   
Anyone testing for Lyme or coinfections of Lyme need to test trough igenex, or a lab recommended by an llmd. Igenex I've heard is about the best. Typical Lyme testing by your dr will not be accurate. A lot of people go undiagnosed for years because the typical test done by the dr is not right. Contact an llmd and do a test through igenex to test for Lyme and coinfections

Annfee
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   Posted 1/4/2018 5:16 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi, I have similar issues as you both. General symptoms: fatigue, sore throat in the back, night sweats derived from hot flushes, back pain, alcohol intolerance and I would not know if swollen lymph node ...I've been like this for a month now

My analysis:
EBV: IgM 1,4 - IgG 3,8 --->both POSITIVE
Thyroid analysis and brain ressonance have gone right


The curious of the case is that when I was 17 I got EPV for first time with normal symptoms. Later at 21 I got the same and it derived to an Immune thrombocytopenic purpura... It was really awful! And now the third time, and I'm really worried about.

I have to say algo that I'm taking every two days a low dose of finasteride. Could this be worse?
Can this virus be reactivated without infection?

Raleighgirlie
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   Posted Yesterday 7:28 PM (GMT -7)   
I have had Lyme for 8 years and I was lucky that I tested positive through Labcorp for it back then but wanted to point out that flu like symptoms and major fatigue were my main symptoms. I was so fatigued I could hardly move and knew something was wrong. Lyme is notoriously hard to test positive for so I would get tested through the Igenix lab or another lab that specializes in Lyme testing. You can order the test for free and have your doc or a lab do the blood draw-test is around $250 I think if your insurance won't pay for it(you only need the IgM and IgG testing). Night sweats can be a symptom of babesia, a coinfection of lyme.

If you have a reaction to doxy or zithromax, etc. that is bacteria die off and what is called a herxheimer reaction and an indication that you are toxic. I have a gene mutation that makes it difficult for me to get rid of toxins so I get a major reaction from abx. Herbals are a better fit for me. My doc has me on a bunch of supplements. I suggest taking oil of oregano, turmeric, magnesium and vitamin c -it's super important to build up your immune system as you know. Seeing an LLMD or LLND would be beneficial as they will treat you on symptoms alone.
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