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... I was diagnosed with asthma as a child (I am 27) and I also have a heart condition known as SVT as well as allergies and kidney stones. Since January my breathing has been the worst it has ever been. I am currently on 16 medications and have little relief. I have seen multiple doctors, internists, pulmonologists, allergy/asthma as well. I had blood work done a couple of weeks... (0 replies)
... I understand that there are many parts to making a diagnosis of Lupus or other auto-immune disorders. My ANA titer in December was very weak at 1:40 with speckled pattern to now being 1:320. I also have had joint pain, rash on upper torso and fatigue for 17 months. I saw a new rheumatologist recently who dismissed the ANA titer of 1:320 as insignificant and said since the rash... (9 replies)
... Mine was positive aith the resulrt of 1:2560, 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. What is to be done to pre THanks. A concerned frient.vent hair loss? (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)
... We have alot of the same symptoms too. I was diagnosed with myofascial pain and then recently with fibromylasis also. Do you think that that is where your high ANA is coming from is the fibro, I don't know what to think, because nothing else was found. I also have a vitamin d deficiency. ... (9 replies)
... Have they tested you for any other autoimmune conditions? Some healthy people have raised ANAs but I wouldn't dismiss such a high ANA. As you probably know, normal is less than 1:40. Lots of autoimmune conditions can raise your ANA, and often specific patterns are limited to certain kinds of conditions. I'm fairly certain it is not common to have lupus with a speckled... (9 replies)
... nal testing and nothing showed up, so I know what you mean. I also was diagnosed with myofascial pain syndrome, so I was told that that could relate to the high ANA and it also could not, so I don't know what to think either. I also have Raynauds too and hypoadrenalism. ... (9 replies)
Ana titer
May 2, 2007
... I also had a pos. ANA for 8 years, and have the symptoms that you describe especially the left arm pain, I was told for 8 years by my rheumi that I would come up pos. ... (1 replies)
... to happen for them to give a diagnosis. you must have 4 out of the 11 critiria in order for them to diagnose you with lupus, because other things can cause the ANA to be elevated. ... (9 replies)
Ana titer
May 2, 2007
... and also ana pattern of speckled. i do have hair loss and arthtis in my back. ... (1 replies)
Blood levels
Jul 3, 2008
... I have a rash for over six years that comes and goes. I went to a rhuemotologist to be tested and they said i have a bordeline case of lupus. I have been getting check ups but i am in college with no insurance so i have not went in 4 years (no insurance). My rash came out relly bad this time and lasted for 7 weeks, I have went to dermamtologist, allergist and internal... (0 replies)
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... I received some ANA results that I'm quite nervous about. ... (5 replies)
... My ANA is at 1:2560 Speckeled and 1:640 Nucleolar. Do you or anyone out there nknow the significance to these numbers? (9 replies)
... ly not sure what diseases go with speckled and the nuclear. Mine are both high too, and I know that I tested negative for all of the individual diseases, but my ANA is high too. ... (9 replies)
... Is there anyone out there that has had a positive ANA with a nucleolar pattern? ... (8 replies)
... I just received my ana titer test back and it hasn't changed in the last 2 years. I do have worsening aches, gi issues, etc. ... (3 replies)
... It depends on the lab as to what the "normal" parameters are. By my lab, a 1:40 titer is normal. Above that (the next ratio is 1:80, then 1:160, 1:320, etc) is considered high. The IgM is considered a risk for Anti-Phospholipid Antibodies. My ANA has never been over 1:320 in a speckled pattern, and my IgM is barely elevated, but I've been diagnosed with both lupus and APS.... (3 replies)
... In essence, you had a + ANA screen then a titer with 1:320 result with a homogenous (smooth) pattern. 1:320 is considered a clinically significant positive level. The paragraph below is just explanation of the method of testing and doesn't reflect your results. (3 replies)
... I would not dismiss it as just fibromyalgia. I have fibromyalgia for nearly 25 years now.I was diagnosed with lupus 12 years ago but now new rhuemy not sure. Says speckled pattern leaning to wards scleredoma and or UDCTD. I also have RA and raynauds but feel left in a lurch as to what I really have.I am on plaquinal. (9 replies)

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