Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-24 Thread katskat1
to you! Lynda - Original Message - From: katskat1 katsk...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Saturday, April 23, 2011 2:02 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test In reading thru all this info I see where someone says using tears/saliva to do the ELISA

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-23 Thread katskat1
In reading thru all this info I see where someone says using tears/saliva to do the ELISA test is notoriously inaccurate? My vet has ALWAYS done it with a swab on the inner cheek of the mouth Do I need to talk to her? Why so different if done with blood? Can the same test solutions

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-23 Thread Lynda Wilson
cleared the virus and will be fine. I'll know for sure by this June. Good luck to you! Lynda - Original Message - From: katskat1 katsk...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Saturday, April 23, 2011 2:02 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test In reading thru all

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-19 Thread Maureen Olvey
it, and it is to me sufficient justification of the enmity without looking further.” – Mark Twain Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2011 20:06:28 -0500 From: pam_nor...@charter.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test Good idea, but no, it was a blood test. Both

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread TANYA NOE
Positive on IFA means it has reached the bone barrow and there is no clearing the virus. If she is positive on the snap test again (and it has been at least 6 weeks since she last tested positive) then she is FeLV positive, but you need to wait the full 6 weeks to give her body time to clear

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread designercats
Hi Pam,I have had cats that test positive on the SNAP test, and then again one month later. Two months later the same cats have tested negative and then negative again after 6 months and continue to be negative a few years later. I have one cat that still tested positive 6 months later but

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread Pam Norman
She is not positive on the IFA, she is negative. An initial positive on the Elisa the another positive on the Elisa, but at the same time, a negative on the IFA. On 4/18/2011 1:09 PM, TANYA NOE wrote: Positive on IFA means it has reached the bone barrow and there is no clearing the

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread Christiane Biagi
Of Pam Norman Sent: Monday, April 18, 2011 4:35 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test She is not positive on the IFA, she is negative. An initial positive on the Elisa the another positive on the Elisa, but at the same time, a negative on the IFA

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread TANYA NOE
] Update on Poppy/IFA test To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Monday, April 18, 2011, 4:34 PM She is not positive on the IFA, she is negative.  An initial positive on the Elisa the another positive on the Elisa, but at the same time, a negative on the IFA. On 4/18/2011 1:09 PM, TANYA NOE

Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test

2011-04-18 Thread Pam Norman
- From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Pam Norman Sent: Monday, April 18, 2011 4:35 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Update on Poppy/IFA test She is not positive on the IFA, she is negative. An initial