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... I am 53- my sister passed away from lupus. My son was diagnosed when he was 3...but has shown no symptoms. I was tested and got my results...Could someone help me? it is labcorp so it is measures in IU/ml...but it says ANA w/reflex ANA Direct Positive abnormal then it lists: RNP antibodies 0.3 AI Sjogrens Anti SS-A <0.2 Sjogrens Anti SS-B <0.2 ... (1 replies)
Ana positive
Oct 25, 2010
... Hi guys, I have a positive ana test twice now and my doctor wants me to see a rheumathologist. ... (8 replies)
... I can't say Quest wasn't appropriate with their testing. I don't know. But there can be false negatives that occur in ANA testing. I would just have it rechecked again to be sure of the results. My guess would be that your Lupus may be in remission. ... (8 replies)

... Meaning what, does homogenous lean toward a diagnosis of Lupus or not? I have always had positive ANA's 1:320 with a homogenous pattern, but one tested negative, even though all the other tests were positive, so this immune system problem was thrown completely out of the window, and I am still very sick. But with that one being negative, my doctor said likely nothing was ever... (6 replies)
... Always ask for copies of your test results so you can see everything. I had another blood test return highly positive as well that they never mentioned, and I would never have known if I hadn't asked for copies. ... (6 replies)
... Leslie, good morning. As Tricia just wrote, I've also read about ANA being positive in a wide variety of conditions. ... (6 replies)
... Not much info on this direct test... ... (6 replies)
Ana test result
Jan 7, 2012
... sure. My ANA direct will state whether the test is postive or negative. ... (2 replies)
... I injured the mcl in my right knee back in October 2010. The orthopedic surgeon suggested that I go to physical therapy twice a week for 4 weeks. Needless to say theraphy didn't help but made my knee worse. After finishing therapy and go back to see the orthopedic surgeon, he saw that my knee was still swollen and my whole leg ached so he ordered bloodwork (this was in the... (1 replies)
... Reflex the ANA Direct just says positive no titer. ... (5 replies)
... Hi All, I'm a 26 year old female who has been experiencing achy joints and a weak feeling in my legs for the past few weeks. I went to the doctor who ordered bloodwork, which came back normal except for the following: WBC 11.0 (Normal is 4-10.5) ANA Direct Positive - There was no number provided, it just said Positive Anti-Chromatin Antibodies - 1.8 I was negative... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the supportive comments Saw the Rheumatologist monday and she ordered rssa & rssb, tsh, and another ana w/ titers and complete blood panel. Also confirmed arthritis in my knees (ouch) Next appt Jan 5th. Again thanks for the kind words and info (6 replies)
... and the pattern just show how strong the antibodies are and what part of the cells the antibodies are attacking. Some people test positive even when they don't have an autoimmune disease if they're fighting off certain infections. ... (6 replies)
... Sorry, I know little about ANA tests. ... (6 replies)
... I've had blood work 3 times and the ANA result is always reported as "ANA Direct", with an exact number. ... (4 replies)
... dont worry just yet... It possible its positive and will develop its possible it wont... Even if it does it could be mild. I know that probably doesnt help ease your mind. ... (9 replies)
Ana test result
Jan 4, 2012
... I am trying to understand my ana results. ... (2 replies)
... So I just got my ANA-Direct test back. Anti-DNA 5 (neg is <5 equivocal is 5-9 Positive is >9) my SSA normal my SSB 6.5 (0.0-0.9 normal) I have read that the SSB is a teat for Sjogrens but I don't have any of the dryness. I can't get into a rhumitologist (sorry for spelling) for almost a month. Hoping someone might know what these numbers mean. Thanks for your... (3 replies)
... I would ask the Dr if u should stop taken med's..but far as the symptom's those are some of the symptom's i had 13 yr's ago before they told me i had Lupus... (5 replies)
... Hi everyone. I'm new here and looking for help. I'm 30yrs. old and had my dr. run a routine blood test. It came back positive for ANA Direct. It says 3 under positive but I don't see any titers. They also tested for the list of antibodies, RNP, Smith, etc. ... (5 replies)




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