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Unsure
Aug 26, 2018
... I posted a while back having a positive ANA with titer 1:1280. This was ordered by my neuro, along with Anti DS DNA, sed rate, anticardiolipin antibodies, TSH, SSA, SSB and Lyme. The only thing abnormal was the anticardiolipin IGM at 14. Neuro referred me to Rheumotologist. I saw him about a month ago and he ordered all antibodies. 18 tubes worth of blood! At my first... (4 replies)
... a disease or if I already have hidden tissue destruction going on of which I am not aware. Or if the high titer could be due to the EBV positive results I also had. ... (10 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)

... I know that is a disease that comes back with a positive ANA and ASM. BUT my liver enzymes are normal now. ... (0 replies)
... 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)
High ANA Titer
Mar 20, 2004
... Hi. I have a question regarding the ANA Titer. ... (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 have an ANA titer of 1:320 Homogenous pattern antinuclear ab strongly positive 7.3 all of the other cascade tests came back negative Does the strongly positive ab just support the ana of 1:320 or does that mean something specific? (6 replies)
... That's interesting, I, too, have an ANA titer of 1:1280 and a nucleolar pattern. I also had a homogeneous pattern at 1:160. My doctor thinks I have early lupus, but not scleroderma because I don't have the skin changes. I do have acid reflux, which started a few months ago, and I know that is a sign of scleroderma. But it can be due to a wide variety of other conditions,... (5 replies)
... if you ana titer is positive does that mean you have lupus (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)
... owitz and Gladman cover this topic extensively in a textbook chapter.1 In another textbook, Edworthy offers a complicated algorithm for diagnosis of lupus, using ANA titer, related antibodies, complement levels and symptoms to derive "diagnostic certainty". ... (4 replies)
... three rows of extra eyelashes, and arthritis, and osteo penia. I had ana test.. ... (6 replies)
... I want to comment on the ANA titer stuff because it hasn't been fully addressed in this thread. ANA titers vary from lab to lab, that is the first comment I have. Depending on the procedures that labs use, they will say that different values are demonstrated. ... (11 replies)
... I understand that there are many parts to making a diagnosis of Lupus or other auto-immune disorders. My ANA titer in December was very weak at 1:40 with speckled pattern to now being 1:320. I also have had joint pain, rash on upper torso and fatigue for 17 months. I saw a new rheumatologist recently who dismissed the ANA titer of 1:320 as insignificant and said since the rash... (6 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)
... Thank you. I did read sticky notes. Although I am 22 year old caucasian male (which is quite rare to get this disease), a lot of the symptoms match. While having all symptoms listed above I've been also loosing hair at the hairline and crown. Doctor ordered some additional blood work: ANA titer, ANA with reflex cascade, vitamin B12, TSH, thymoglobulin/thyroid peroxidase ab ... (5 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 160 homogeneous the only specific antibody abnormality was low C4 and positive but not high RA and a low positivity in Microsomal AB. ... (2 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)


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