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... allergies, until it got to the point where I hardly had the energy to stand up. After doing a blood test and finding out that I was ANA positive, my regular physician referred me to a rheumatologist, who in turn ran more tests. ... (2 replies)
... DNA was quite a Lupus indicator. After he gave her the Fibro diagnosis, she asked about why that test was positive. He told her it was a perfectly normal thing, told her to exercise more and sent her on her way. ... (6 replies)
... dsDNA and negative ANA. I'm not sure WHY this happens, but it does, and a lot depends on the levels of the dsDNA and other signs and symptoms that may be going with it. ... (6 replies)

... I will try to answer your questions as best I can, please remember that I'm only a patient, and drawing on what I have read and experienced:D From what I've read Rhupus is treated with drugs that are usefull in both diseases, plaquenil, prednisone, NSAIDS and Methotrexate to name a few. If the anti-dsdna comes back positive, I think she would make a diagnosis then,... (6 replies)
... up on the new test results before giving you any opinion. ... (3 replies)
... for diagnosis a positive test for a specific antibody is more important than is a negative ANA test. ... (7 replies)
... dsDNA test. In March, a negative ANA, no other test conducted. Fast forward to this week, negative ANA test but positive anti dsdna test. ... (2 replies)
... dsDNA is specific for lupus, so with that said, one positive test result doesn't make a diagnosis. This antibody is associated with kidney manifestations of lupus, so watching the urine may prove helpful. ... (18 replies)
... I have a question regarding my test result and how mincycline affects these results. My dermatologist put me on minocycline for acne. I have only been on it for about 6 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... The dermatologist sent me for lab work and on the lab work she wanted a tb test and a hepatitis. I got my labs from quest and the results for those were not on there. ... (3 replies)
... After so much test, MRI and so on,i have some blood test. ... (1 replies)
... Her internal medicine doctor told her that there were 4 points in her blood work that pointed to Lupus. Sadly, her test results are viewed online, with little explanation from the doctor. The doctor also did not outline the tests and explain them to her before running them. ... (6 replies)
... Is it normal that a specialist ( my neurologist ) doesn't call back even after I called her office for a test result ( autonomic test ) ? I have these other problems since I saw her and I was ready to discuss them with her when she calls, but I'm looking for a new neurologist right now (she missed my anti ds-Dna being 22 anyway on my blood work, and if I hadn't ask for a copy... (28 replies)
... she'll say it's not Lupus, because if I was that sick the ANA would be very high. She tested me for vasculitis, because of the low c3 c4, but she did the ANCA test althougth those vasculitides don't come with low complements, so... ... (29 replies)
... another is Dr. Robert Lahita. FYI, Dr. Wallace devotes an entire chapter to blood tests. ... (6 replies)
... I just had a quick question. I finally got the results from my Rheumy on my second round of blood tests. He said that he could not give me a firm diagnosis on anything because my results were essentially normal. ... (1 replies)
... Your diagnosis is pretty vague. I think that you need to push for more answers. What immunological blood work have you had done that has been positive? ... (1 replies)
... These are the only two blood tests that I could locate from that doctor and the records are no longer available. ... (8 replies)
... its just that most rheumatologists dont trust anything but their own labs, and they know when they test funky because they're used to them. ... (15 replies)
... dsdna test but I will give you the whole story. ... (15 replies)

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