A member asked:

Why would my lyme disease western blot test show 4 igg bands as reactive? could this mean i have the disease? none of the igm bands were reactive.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered

Specializes in Pathology

IgM antibody means recent infection. IgG antibody usually means remote infection. You may not have the disease, just that you may have been infected at one time.

Answered Oct 12, 2017



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