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... write back before now! Anyhow, ANA is only a general test that can be positive in a wide variety of conditions, not just lupus. The ANA test involves doing successive dilutions, and inspecting the sample at each point to see if "fluoresced material" still shows up. ... (1 replies)
... I am confused by the smith test, now the ANA checks for smith antibodies, but I don't know what the smith test is. I even looked it up and cannot find it. ... (9 replies)
... It is hard to understand in this format, but looks like the ana was the only think off, but not positive. ... (3 replies)

Test results
Feb 27, 2014
... HI Expected Test Result LO Units Values ------------------------------------------------------------------ Antinuclear Antibody (Multiple), S ANA Titer: >1:640 ANA Pattern: Speckled The speckled pattern is associated with antibodies to ribonucleoprotein (U1-RNP), SM, SSA, SSB, PCNA (proliferating cell nuclear antigen), SCL-70, or PM-1. This pattern is seen most frequently in... (9 replies)
... Thanks, sometimes I wonder about the some of the doctors. If anyone has any recommendations for a Rheumatologist in Metropolitan Phoenix, AZ it would be helpful. In addition to the stuff going on with my face I get a rash on my chest (basically to my neckline) that comes and goes. It is more bumpy and does not itch. My face looks more of a deep flushing or a sunburn (I... (8 replies)
Ana titer
Mar 2, 2012
... While ANA is almost always subtantially positive in systemic lupus, I know of two forms possible without a positive ANA. ... (9 replies)
... I've been having some testing done over the last couple weeks as recommended by my new neurologist. I'm still waiting for my MRI, MRA & MRV results. I did pick up a copy of my labwork last Friday though. It will be a couple weeks before I hear back from my doctor, but I'm trying to figure out some of the results so I can be prepared with questions to ask him. I'm hoping... (2 replies)
... I am so confused. My doctor will not return my calls at all. I am hurting! Two years ago my Titered Anti-Nuclear ABS was 1:320 speckled pattern SS-A. Doctor never said a word and since then I have a new doctor who said it was nothing. EVERTYHING I read says this is high and given I have Raynaud’s on my toes, easy bruising and bruises that last forever, frequent lower back... (3 replies)
Ana patterns
Jan 18, 2008
... I am 29 years old and have had a positive ana for years. The dr's here in ND can not fing out what is wrong. My main question is what the patterns mean. ... (0 replies)
Nov 12, 2004
... Hello, could you please read about my problem and tell me if it`s possible that I have lupus or any other kind of autoimmune disease... For the last four years(I`m 25 years old) I`ve been having unexplained eye-conjunctivitises (the last one was in August) and here`s rheumatologists have diagnosed me with Sjogren`s syndrome. But this diagnosis seems rather strange to me since:... (1 replies)
... Quick question. How do the doctors know when the ANA is truly positive or not? ... (2 replies)
1:160 Titer ANA
Jan 6, 2004
... An ANA can be specific to a whole range of autoimmune diseases, one being Lupus. What the important thing here is the stain pattern. ... (2 replies)
Ana 1:80
Nov 7, 2013
... Other findings beyond ANA would be required to be diagnosed with any of the AI's. ... (4 replies)
... Your ANA is reported on a newer system for screening. So when the screening is positive, they normally follow it up with the usual method which gives you a titer and pattern. ... (5 replies)
Ds DNA @ titer 20
Oct 26, 2012
... a titer test. It's a pretty "general" test, though, and can elevate in multiple conditions. ... (3 replies)
... Either way, I think we can get you started on your ANA question. ANA by itself can't diagnose anything, for several reasons. ... (6 replies)
... Hi, new to the site but was hoping to get some advice. Went to my primary for what I thought was a stomach virus - doctor thought it might be IBS. Clean colonoscopy and some slight inflammation in my esophagus. My abdomen is still hurting and now the rest of my body is as well. Blood work came back: sed rate 60 two weeks ago, he took it again and it's at 70. This second... (1 replies)
... In ANA titer tests, each successive dilution doubles the volume, and the last reading at which positive results were seen is the result. ... (7 replies)
... oint. The ortho doc thought I had a tear, but due to the warmness and discoloration, decided to run some blood tests to rule out an infection. This included an ANA titer, rheumatoid factor and Sed rate. ... (2 replies)
... Hello to All, I am new to all of this and after reading everything so far, Iím feeling a bit overwhelmed. Unlike most of you I have not been searching for a diagnoses to explain the long list of symptoms. I simply went to my doctor and told him that I had arthritis (as do most of my aunts) and needed some meds to relieve the pain and inflamation on my joints. It has become a... (5 replies)

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