"Thanks Razzle. Wouldn't flare-ups mean the Lyme is still a underline problem and needs to be treated? I'm sure my CD57 will come back normal. How accurate are these?"
I think it is likely that the flare-ups are an indication of re-activated Lyme (or re-infection), but this is just my personal opinion. CD57 is not relied on by all LLMD's - the usefulness of the CD57 test is controversial, like everything else with Lyme...
Chronic Lyme Disease, Chronic Bartonella (clinical dx only), Gluten & Sulfite Sensitivity, Many Food/Inhalant/Medication/Chemical Allergies & Intolerances, Asthma, Gut issues (dysmotility, non-specific inflammation), UCTD ("Secondary Lupus-Like Syndrome"), Osteoporosis, chronic Lymphopenia, etc.; G-Tube; Currently weaning off TPN.
Meds: Pulmicort, IV Doxycycline, Heparin (to flush PICC line), Claritin, Singulair, Domperidone, Colloidal Silver (topically & nasally), probiotics, Liver support herbs, Ailanthus, digestive enzymes, homeopathy.