Babesia Negativity/Cured Test

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Nexis
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Date Joined Mar 2009
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   Posted 4/14/2009 6:08 AM (GMT -7)   
What tests does your doctor order to check if your Babesia either has been cured and out of your system?

Do they re-check for all the Babesia Anti-Body, FISH and PCR? or just one of these tests or perhaps two?


Thanks!

Post Edited (Nexis) : 4/15/2009 1:49:28 AM (GMT-6)


Weary1
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   Posted 4/14/2009 6:21 AM (GMT -7)   
My LLMD just retested me in December 2008 with Igenex b microti antibody test
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ticker
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   Posted 4/14/2009 6:26 AM (GMT -7)   
Hi Nexis.  Any or all of these tests could be done.  I would think the minimum test to do would be the one you tested positive on initally, but it is not a bad idea to do the other tests either.  I would wait until the infection has been treated for some time and the symptoms seem to be resolved before retesting.
 

Nexis
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   Posted 4/15/2009 12:49 AM (GMT -7)   
Weary and Ticker,

Thank you for your replies.


I will request to order all the testing just in case.
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