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... doubling each time. Each doubling represents a dilution of the blood, the actual end titer is the last visible stage of the ANA by the lab tech. ... (39 replies)
So confused =(
Oct 9, 2014
... Hi everyone, I'm in the process of being tested for a number of autoimmune diseases, Lupus being the front-runner. I just got my blood results online, but my doctor is not back in the office till next Tuesday. Can you guys please help before I go completely crazy? I have about a zillion symptoms (Butterfly rash, scleritis, fatigue, etc) I could on forever. ANA ... (1 replies)
... 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)

... This was a test to confirm Lupus but Normal titer was <1:80. With a titer of <1:160 be positive and what is Nucleolr (1 replies)
... Test Name LUPUS (SLE) PANEL ANA SCREEN, IFA ANA, IFA PATTERN ANA, IFA TITER <1:40 1:40-1:80 >1:80 In Range HOMOGENEOUS Negative Low Antibody Level Elevated Antibody Level Out Of Range POSITIVE 1:40 H (0 replies)
High ANA Titer
Mar 24, 2004
... A pos. ANA can mean possible auto-immune disorder or nothing. 3 yrs. ago I was sent to Rheum. for wk-up. ANA was 1:80 w/ specl & homogenous titer. He re-tested 2 wks later & added SS-A/SS-B both may conclude Lupus or connctive tissue dx. Mine were neg. + ANA was 1:16? 1 mo. later. ANA was 1:32 speckl. Sed-rate was Hi though. I had rashes, aches, stiff, & 6 prssr-points.... (7 replies)
ANA titer ????
Feb 5, 2002
... I got a copy of my test results & confused. I read everything referring to titers like 1:160 or something, mine just says ANA TITER result 80 (@a) ANA PATTERN result homogenous (@a), ana screen result says positive. ANY help or input please :-) My doctor seems to keep pushing me off. I feel like crap all the time. I don't have a 'rash' on my face, but notice my... (1 replies)
... I just picked up the labs that were drawn. I have posted In depth in other posts about my symptoms as well as my Graves' disease. Here is what I have so far. FANA- positive ANA titer- 1:80 (range <1:40) ANA pattern- Speckled Another interesting thing: I am post thyroidectomy (had all of the necessary tests to positively diagnose Graves, with a Yup! You absolutely... (2 replies)
Lupus?
Mar 15, 2014
... I decided to post my recent results so you guys can check them out. I read on another posts where borderline results can be significant, so here they are. ANA IFA SCREEN W/REFL TO TITER AND PATTERN, IFA ANA SCREEN, IFA POSITIVE (NEGATIVE) March 11, 2014 DIRECT ANTIGLOBULIN TEST (DAT) DIRECT ANTIGLOBULIN TEST (DAT) NEGATIVE (NEGATIVE) March 11, 2014 SM ANTIBODY SM... (76 replies)
... ANA Screen IFA POSITIVE ANA Pattern 1 HOMOGENEOUS ANA Titer 1 1:40 Reference Range <1:40 Negative 1:40-1:80 Low Antibody Level >1:80 Elevated Antibody Level My PCP ran blood work on me b/c of my symptoms. This is what we got back. I am going to my first rheumatologist appointment tomorrow. Just wondering what all this means. Any insight would be greatly... (4 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)
... I have Systemic Lupus and to know if you have Lupus, you need to have a SED rate, ANA IFA, ANA Pattern and a ANA Titer I had to be hospitalized back at the end of Jan because I was having a Lupus Flare and I also needed a blood transfusion because of chronic Anemia. WBC 8.30 4.80-10.00 RBC 3.62 (L) 4.20-5.40 Hgb 8.1 (L) 12.0-16.0 Hct 26 (L) 37-47... (11 replies)
... I have nothing to worry about. She said my titer is abnormal but isn't very high, we will just retest in a few months to see if my titer increases. My only concern is that a positive ANA isn't considered normal, there is autoantibodies in my system. ... (2 replies)
... Hi, Katie: Being 19, I imagine it's tough suddenly feeling sick when you've been so active. I was diagnosed with SLE at age 21, and my thoughts are with you. You said you could call the doctor's office today to explain the positive test results from 2/20. Did they explain everything? I do know that symptoms, and a series of tests (over time) are done to diagnose... (3 replies)
... ANA Choice SCR, with REFIL/IFA ANA Pattern= Speckled Titer: 1:80 (note states <1:40=negative, 1:40-1:80= low antibody level, 1:80=elevated antibody level) ANA Choice Screen: Positive Does anyone know what any of this means, it sure seems abnormal. I don't know why I was never notified of this. With it being Sunday I am calling my doctor in the AM. (3 replies)
... Thanks for this info. I have my lab report in front of me and I'll copy what I see... The Test reads: ANA IFA Screen W/Refl to Titer and Pattern, IFA ANA Screen, IFA POSITIVE Antinuclear Antibodies ANA Pattern HOMOGENOUS ANA Titer 1:80 (High) The neurologist did suggest I followup with a rheumatologist. As for my foot drop .. I have spinal stenosis and... (6 replies)
... My Ana is 1:80 homogenous pattern in jan it was 1:40 I spoke w lupus foundation they told me this this low is negative for lupus I had all other test done in Jan from ds DNA ssa Ssb everything the whole sle panel all neg from my understanding the DNA don't change and lupus don't just attack you I thought it just attacks your brain onset but I learned a lot from the charge... (3 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 need help reading my results... IFA pattern hmogeneous and ifa titer 1:80.....the Dr. said no lupus then why is it positive???:confused: (3 replies)
... Recently had more labs done and ANA has come back negative in the past. This time, it came back positive, abnormal. ... (3 replies)


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