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... sitive in a variety of conditions, not just lupus. And it can also be positive due to a passing virus, aging, etc. So your GP makes sense when he says elevated ANA doesn't prove lupus. ... (6 replies)
... lovesunshine, I don't know why you can't see my posts...? The whole point of my original post was to tell you I had the same ANA titer and have NOT been diagnosed with Lupus -there are many other causes for an elevated ANA, and not all of them are as serious as Lupus or the other connective tissue diseases. (19 replies)
... Anyway, with an ANA that high, there's a very good possibility of connective tissue disease, but not necessarily Lupus. ... (19 replies)

... I know that is a disease that comes back with a positive ANA and ASM. BUT my liver enzymes are normal now. ... (0 replies)
... A blood test was administered during this initial visit. The result of the blood test came back with everything within normal range except elevated ANA titer. ... (5 replies)
... In the area of the ANA, mine was high and speckled as yours but not to the extreme of your number. ... (6 replies)
... Hi I had almost your exact situation.I've had ana tested 3 times. ... (6 replies)
... next month, but in the meantime I'm curious if anyone has any thoughts about what this could be. GP say a negative dsDNA means I don't have Lupus, and that the ANA could be a false positive? ... (6 replies)
High ANA Titer
Mar 20, 2004
... Hi. I have a question regarding the ANA Titer. ... (7 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding. I pray you get to feelin better really soon. I know how the fatigue & pain thing can be, I've been dealing with it for quite some time now. We seem to have alot of the same sympoms. I just recently got over an ulcer that was on my tonsil & the week before that sores on my tounge. What were the symptoms of the lung inflammation? I've been... (10 replies)
... I was diagnosed after a year of extreme fatigue and the next year extreme pain. At first they thought Fibromyalgia. I get sores in my mouth all of the time. My doctor did the blood work and I had a ANA titer speckled patter of 1:640. That got me the diagnosis of Connective Tissue Disease-Inflammatory arthritis. Last year I was diagnosed with COPD-chronic inflammation of the... (10 replies)
... I looked through my records and found that I tested negative for ANA the same year I started Remicade. ... (12 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)
... Boxer mama! I too was recently dx'd with Lupus in October and went through many 10+ docs over the years,including gastro issues a major obstructed bowel surgery in the beginning of the year. I was first going to a GP he said my blood work (CBC) "normal", so he said,I had "anxiety" gave me anti-depressants,sent me on my way...still no results-same symptoms,heart... (27 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)
... une process." And further narrowed to lupus or sjorgen's syndrome. I started seeing a rheumy last month in Boston who has narrowed things down to my repeat ANA testing coming back positive. ... (6 replies)
Ana titer
Mar 1, 2012
... t petechiae and are scattered all around my body and dont last longer then 3 days and fade away. Ive had CBC's done which were normal. My derm suggested doing a ANA if it would make me feel better since im worried, she didnt seem to be concerned. ... (9 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)
... 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)


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