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... Hi there, from what i've read on lupus it is very common to have a positive ANA, and then if re tested be negative. ... (1 replies)
... and a positive Rf at 600, Pstv anti ro and anti la, ngtv everything else. My Hair and lashes are falling out everywhere allready, and it's only been two months. ... (9 replies)
... I'm new to all this and I have read the articles about false positives and the fact that the ANA by itself is not significant in making a diagnosis. ... (9 replies)

ANA Questions
May 28, 2004
... Can anyone answer a quesiton about ANA tests? ... (6 replies)
ANA testing
Dec 29, 2003
... There are LOTS of autoimmune diseases. Arthritis is one of them... patients who have Fibromyalgia will often sometimes have a positive ANA test even though Fibromyalgia isn't considered an autoimmune disease. ... (2 replies)
... Well, the MD office called me with my lab results. She said my ANA was Negative, sed rate was down to 16 and that I am anemic and the doc wants me to come back over for somemore tests. I am so confused with all this. ... (8 replies)
... Lolo, There are some good books that you should read. You can buy them or borrow them from a local library. If you are feeling great, then that is a positive sign. There are a lot of people with autoimmune diseases that live long fulfilling lives and no one knows that they have issues. I am not an expert on MCTD. ... (10 replies)
... Hi. Well, for me the answer is yes. I have had multiple test come back positive but my last one was negative in Feb. My last rheumy, in CO said that means that the lupus is 'dormant'..... ... (1 replies)
... e are many different kinds of autoimmune diseases including things like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Scleraderma.... You can have any number of diseases and not test positive for many years, then you take another ANA screen and it pops up positive. That's what happened to me. ... (1 replies)
... an I have had asthma for about 4 or 5 years now. I too was tested for lupus a few years ago because my joints ache all the time and I am also very fatigued. My ana test always comes out positive, but when they do the other tests for lupus they always come back negative. ... (9 replies)
Please help me
Mar 14, 2007
... FYI, another woman I met who has SCLE was on steroids for a long time. She had more symptoms than I did, including testing positive for antiphospholipid syndrome. ... (34 replies)
Please help me
Mar 13, 2007
... of lupus patients are ANA negative, according to literature, though I've never met anyone with lupus who was not positive. Mine was positive for two years while shuttled between an incompetent rheum and dermatalogist who said I did not have lupus, when I actually did and was ANA positive. ... (34 replies)
... I seem to always have a health condition that would mimick diagnosis except the test result will say another. ... (1 replies)
... c my ANCA test came back clear. ... (9 replies)
... They then did a mono spot test. ... (0 replies)
... IF your ANA is positive AND you have symptoms consistant with an autoimmune problem then you have it. End of story! And it doesnt matter if your blood work is not positive today, it matters if it has been positive in the past and you have symptoms. ... (13 replies)
... In May I came down with an awful sore throat and painful swollen glands. Figured it was strep. Went to the doctor, they did a strep test and it was negative, but she put me on antibiotics anyways because my tonsils were so swollen. ... (3 replies)
8mm spot on lung
May 5, 2004
... hello, i am going to post this on 3 boards (Lupus, Immune disorders & lung/respitory) as i am in desparate need of help... it is pretty difficult to find people with my problems as these immune things are wacky as it is! Some of you may have read some of my posts here or on other boards, but i am going to give a basic background anyway. It all started 5 months ago (but... (2 replies)




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