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Thread: Post Doxy testing ?

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    Default Post Doxy testing ?

    I have a 23 MO YLF who tested positive for exposure to Lymes and has just completeded a 28 day Doxycycline regimine.

    What follow up testing procedure(s) is/are recomended to be certain that she is clear of any "active" infection, and where( what testing Labs) can they be sent to be done ?

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    A lot of vets are recommending a 6 week course of doxy now, not 4 weeks.
    But to answer your question, you can send to several different labs including Idexx or Michigan State University. We use MSU. Generally it has to be done at least 12 weeks or more after finishing the doxy.

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