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... cific to Mixed Connective Tissue Disease multiple times now, but my doctor wants me to go out of state for a diagnosis. Seems strange to me. I have had so much blood work done with LOTS of things coming back abnormal...yet I still have to wait for a diagnosis. Been searching for 6 years now. ... (4 replies)
... my blood test showed anti-double stranded anti-DNA level of 2, what does that mean (2 replies)
... Thanks, but I don't understand because it said on the blood test report that it was positive and then gave the titer. Also, my Dr. told me it was positive. Anyone have any ideas about this? ... (7 replies)

... Hi. Why not get a copy from your GP of the labs that showed high DNA? Then start a personal file, and maintain it at least while going thru the evaluation process. Then you'd know which kind* of DNA, the value + hopefully the reference range to make sense of the value. (* BTW, anti-double-stranded-DNA is redolent of systemic lupus, whereas anti-single-stranded-DNA suggests... (6 replies)
... I am in NO WAY an expert but I know that anti ds dna is ONE of the tests used to diagnosis Lupus. ... (2 replies)
... I'm Confused As To What This Blood Test Is For. I Was Recently Switched To A Woman Rheumy In The Same Hospital, And I Saw Her Yesterday. I Have A Very Big Folder, And Was Diagnosed 1997. ... (6 replies)
Late Onset Lupus
Jul 6, 2016
... While we're only patients here, we've had a lot of blood labs. ... (10 replies)
Lab Work Meaning
Jun 1, 2013
... I'm pretty worried about the recent Lupus Blood Panel I just received results for... ... (1 replies)
... double stranded DNA antibody. She told me herself that test results will fluctuate. I do take Plaquenil every day. These days, I don't have the energy that I had on the Plaquenil that I had before. ... (8 replies)
... feeling sick. Had a fever, chills, aches, and just thought it was the flu. Then I began to notice dark urine and clots in the urine. I was given a variety of blood tests as well as a urine test. High amounts of blood were found as well as low amounts of protein. I had no signs of kidney stones or infections. ... (11 replies)
... malaria drug. I have to take that twice a day. He also took more blood and said he wanted to rerun the blood work the previous reg. Dr. ordered so that he could test it in a more specialized way. I'm still waiting for those results. ... (7 replies)
... I was sent to a gastroenterologist because my alkaline phosphatase level was very high. He ordered many blood tests. ... (3 replies)
... is one of many similar illnesses that affect young women and that cause arthritis, rashes, low white blood cell counts, low platelet counts, and kidney disease. ... (4 replies)
... Hi all, I have posted a couple of times and wanted to share the latest. Here is a list of my symptoms and lab results. Sorry this is so long, but perhaps it can help someone else. 2001 Numbness/tingling left side (middle, ring and pinky fingers and toes and spot on left cheek that moves around) Hyperthyroid-treated with RAI 1995, subsequently now hypo. TSH has bounced... (3 replies)
... They certainly can't just let you go with SO many abnormalities in your blood work. I must tell you that your ANA is VERY high, meaning that there is a LOT of disease activity showing right now. ... (3 replies)
Rhumy says
Dec 12, 2002
... Doc said my AnA went from a 160 to 320 , he said it was very high but my other blood work was normal. He said I still might not have Lupus. ... (20 replies)
Possible Lupus???
Sep 29, 2011
... of all diagnosed Lupus patients have a positive ANA. There is a criteria for a positive diagnosis to Lupus, and without the positive ANA test it is pretty good evidence that you do not have Lupus. That being said, ANA tests fluctuate and can be negative when the disease is in remission. ... (2 replies)
... for diagnosis a positive test for a specific antibody is more important than is a negative ANA test. ... (7 replies)
... Oops. Just re-read your post. If the level is 2...that's negative. (2 replies)
... ve been trying for a year and a half to get pregnant. We have suffered thru too early miscarriages, but being the go getter that i am i asked my doctor for a few blood tests to find out why i was miscarrying, i found these tests on a website for infertility. Anyway i had no idea what these test meant when i had them done. ... (3 replies)


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