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... you can have RA and not have a positive test for RA. ... (15 replies)
... It is very common for people with arthritis early on to have negative blood test results, then have them turn positive later on, sometimes months or even years later. So please ease up on yourself and believe your Dr. in that regard. ... (7 replies)
... First, my mother has severe arthritis but they are not sure what kind...the dr. ... (2 replies)

... for example, if I take a nap on a Saturday, when I wake up my hands are typically swollen and sore. The test are just one way of confirming a diagnosis. I have obviously been blessed by finding the right docs. ... (15 replies)
My Hands?
May 5, 2011
... Sounds like you have a good plan and a GP who is pretty thorough. ... (10 replies)
... I've been having issues with my hands for the past two years, and finally brought these issues up to my doctor at the urge of my fiance about two years ago. ... (4 replies)
... and getting a shot of cortisone in it, my blood work all came back negative and so did the sample of fluid from my knee. ... (15 replies)
... You need to be seen by someone who will test you and is a specialist like a rheumatologist. ... (2 replies)
... it doesn't mean that you have no positive blood test results, but that you have inconclusive blood work. ... (1 replies)
... I am fit and I used to exercise a few times per week, including running. I got a nasty cold last year. I told my husband it was the sickest I had been in years. ... (0 replies)
... Hi Jenny and thank you for responding. ... (14 replies)
... Hi Sharon and welcome to our little home for the arthritic! ... (14 replies)
... I think I can clear up some of your confusion. ... (9 replies)
... I've always tested negative on my RA tests too but I took have markers for inflammation. My CRP was 12.81 and my SED rate was 69. I have been tested for everything you can imagine from Lupus to RA and I always test negative. I fired my Rheumy and for now I just have my GP. ... (19 replies)
... Hi everyone, an update for you, if you are interested... ... (7 replies)
... I know I have a very conservative rheumy and he waited until he was sure something bad was going on. My blood work kept coming back negative except for an increased sed rate, yet I had aggressive osteoarthritis and chronic tendinitis and bursitis for over 20 years. ... (5 replies)
... If blood test shows RA negative, one still can have RA....I'm seropositive which means I'm more prone towards deformities, than one who is seronegative...at least this is what my rheumy said.... ... (11 replies)
... I was diagnosed with Ankylosing Spondylitis some 12 years ago and a few years later started to develope some Psoriasis. I found out from my research and from my Rheumatologist that with the spondylarthropathies it is not uncommon if you have one you can easily develope another overlapping one. ... (37 replies)
... You can have RA and test negative. I did. ... (3 replies)
... Yes, please get an ANA blood test for lupus, and see a rheumatologist. You can have RA without a positive RA blood test, and a rheumaologist is the best kind of Dr. to check out these inflammatory arthritis conditons. ... (1 replies)


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