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Tincup
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Someone want to send him some info on Lyme disease?

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Quote- “A negative result on the ELISA is confirmation that the patient does not have Lyme disease,” says Robert Jones, MD, Medical Director for Infectious Diseases at Quest Diagnostics.

A positive result, however, is not definitely evidence of Lyme disease, for several reasons, and so must be followed up by the second test, a Western blot or immunoblot. “The Western blot defines whether the test result is truly positive.”

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http://blog.questdiagnostics.com/2018/05/quest-lyme-disease-test-look-under-the-hood/

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Totally screwy!

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However, we should read the whole article to keep up with what
labs lots of people use are recommending.

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