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Mucosal IgA Testing

Discussion in 'Diagnostic Guidelines and Laboratory Testing' started by Daffodil, Aug 23, 2014.

  1. Daffodil

    Daffodil Senior Member

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    Anyone had this tested? Mine was extremely low, indicating severe leaky gut, I assume.

    Pathogenic bacteria going into my body from my gut....creating all kinds of issues. Might be behind the fog. Might be why wide-spectrum Rocephin helped me...


    http://www.nature.com/mi/journal/v4/n6/full/mi201141a.html
     
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    Ema Senior Member

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    Yes, I've had it tested twice and it was extremely low both times. I'm convinced it's close to the root of my illness.
     
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    This is strange Daffodil but just earlier today I earmarked that exact study to read. Did you read it ?
     
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    Daffodil Senior Member

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    hi all. yes i read it, globalpilot:). ema....i read that article before but i just read it again..it says EBV can cause persistent low sIgA! that is very disturbing. how can it do that i wonder?

    maybe it is triggering the HERV and causing inflammation...
     
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    Hi @Ema, this pdf gets error, says empty file. Any chance you gave a copy you can repost? Just got SIgA results that were high and trying to do more research. Most people seem to have low siga so I'm interested in understanding more. All 8pm finding is it is indication of infection.
     
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    Ema Senior Member

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    It's only about low sIgA unfortunately...

    Here's a copy of it at this link though:

    http://brwellness.com/docs/secretory-IgA.pdf
     
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