This test measures Borrelia burgdorferi IgG, IgM BY ELISA which is the most common method used to detect Lyme Disease. However, it may not always pick up early stages of Lyme's.
Therefore, when an ELISA test is positive, the Borrelia burgdorferi IgG, IgM BY Western blot (Test code MS2016) is usually done to confirm the diagnosis.
Elisa Plate, Serum Sample
When should I use
Patients with suspected Lyme's Disease
Other Test to Consider
MS2016 Borrelia burgdorferi IgG, IgM BY Western blot
MS2017 Immunoserology of Lyme’s Panel A
MS2018 Immunoserology of Lyme Panel B