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... A few weeks later, I went to a teaching hospital in Boston, whose lupus clinic was recommended to me. There, I saw a medical fellow who examined me and was under the supervision of one of the hospital's top lupus doctors. ... (10 replies)
... If you want further documentation of any signs and symptoms you have, try making a two column, one page sheet with the ACR criteria on one side and the Hughes criteria on the other. Both can be found in the sticky notes on lupus board. ... (22 replies)
... Many of your symptoms could fit with lupus and some are more suggestive of low thyroid. ... (7 replies)

... Thanks very much for your thoughts. ... (11 replies)
... welcome. My understanding of ANA is exactly what GoldenWings posted. Since she covered that aspect, I'll take up another one, the ACR criteria for diagnosing systemic lupus. ... (2 replies)
... Have you seen the "sticky post" that contains the ACR criteria for lupus? ... (3 replies)
... There are other, typically milder forms for which you may meet less than 4 criteria. ... (2 replies)
Oct 20, 2012
... But I also had recurrent rashes for years that should have spelled lupus, had my local dermatologists been familiar with the rash type I had. i.e., I had enough to create a solid lupus Dx. ... (3 replies)
... at the top of the thread list that are quick references to what drs. look for when evaluating a patient for lupus. ... (2 replies)
... Now look again at the ACR criteria for SLE. Only several above "make" the criteria list, because only they are considered "specific" enough to be on the list. ... (7 replies)
Lupus markers
Apr 28, 2008
... at the top of the thread list. One contains the ACR criteria for classifying lupus, but these are pretty much used for Dx'ing it, too. ... (4 replies)
... must meet 4 or more of the 11 to sustain a dx of systemic lupus. These may be met over time, meaning not necessarily simultaneously. For each met, envision checking it off permanently, like you're writing in indelible ink. ... (4 replies)
Could it be Lupus
Jun 29, 2009
... larger bookstores. Look for Dr. Daniel J. ... (6 replies)
... Try reading again the "sticky post" with the ACR criteria. ... (3 replies)
... sufficient to diagnose lupus. Instead lupus is dx'ed by the 11 criteria you may find in the "sticky posts". ... (8 replies)
... Thanks for your response VeeJ. ... (10 replies)
... Here is the classification of Lupus for you guys. ... (1 replies)
... What type of dr. found the lupus anticoagulant antibody? ... (2 replies)
... Hi, Louanndeb. A big welcome to you! For info on symptoms, tests, diagnostic criteria, etc., look at very top of thread list, for 3 threads, each marked "Sticky". These are permanent info posts with basic info. ... (3 replies)
Tests For Lupus ?
Jul 15, 2004
... you'll see a permanent post listing the "4 of 11 ACR criteria" . This means that a patient must have, at SOME time, 4 of the 11 to be Dx'ed with SLE. They do NOT have to appear simultaneously, by the way. ... (2 replies)

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