Lyme Disease Ab with Reflex to Blot (IgG, IgM)

The Lyme Disease Ab with Reflex to Blot (IgG, IgM) test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium borrelia burgdorferi and is transmitted by ticks. EIA is the screening test with high sensitivity for antibody detection. Immunoblot testing qualitatively examines with high specificity antibodies in a patient's specimen. Immunoblot testing is appropriate for confirming a detected EIA test result.

Reflex
If Lyme Disease Antibody Screen is ≥0.90, then Lyme Disease Antibodies (IgG, IgM), Immunoblot will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86617 x2).

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: Borrelia burgdorferi, Lyme Disease Ab with Reflex to Blot IgG IgM

Lyme Ab Screen

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