No actually the I requested the test after reading a book I was reading on thyroid disorders. I have Graves disease and have had for years along with vitiligo. The test was one referred to in the book so asked to have it done.
There is a book written by Dr XXXXX XXXXXstein talking about mycoplasma infections that have been shown to be an underlying cause of an autoimmune disease such as arthritic disorders. He says 75% of auto immune patients are found to have mycoplasma bacteria . Have you heard of this? The book is called Overcoming Thyroid Disorders