The UK Health Protection Agency have put details about their recently revised arrangements for Lyme Disease diagnostic testing on their website. We’re posting this information because the ME Association has a close interest in the subject: it has been known for people with Lyme Disease to be misdiagnosed as suffering from ME/CFS.
Their microbiology services division at Porton Down near Salisbury have a new referral form available HERE. This is only for the use of clinicians.
Their arrangements for diagnostic testing can be read HERE.
A list of Frequently Asked Questions is available HERE.
And the Health Protection Agency say what they think of “Unorthodox Clinical and Laboratory Practices Related to Lyme borreliosis” HERE.
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