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... 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)
... 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)

... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... up on the new test results before giving you any opinion. ... (3 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)
... After so much test, MRI and so on,i have some blood test. ... (1 replies)
... for diagnosis a positive test for a specific antibody is more important than is a negative ANA test. ... (7 replies)
... another is Dr. Robert Lahita. FYI, Dr. Wallace devotes an entire chapter to blood tests. ... (6 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... rk, and a combination may be needed depending on how you respond. It may take a few months to get treatment to control your symptoms. You probably will need high blood pressure treatment and medication to control your heart rate. You may need a team of specialists to address specific problems. ... (1 replies)
... Hi everyone, I'm new, 42 years old from Australia. The last few months have been a roller coaster. Resulting in a diagnosis of SLE and lymphocytic vasculitis. ANA speckled 1:320 first test 1:80 speckled second test Positive biopsy for facial rash as lymphocytic vasculitis Anti dsDNA positive C3 high reading C4 low Urinalysis trace blood and low specific gravity... (1 replies)
... Lupus or some type of vasculitis. I don't know how vasculitis is diagnosed. My neurologist said that if I had systemic vasculitis it will show on the MRI of the blood vessels in the brain,I had that with contrast and it was clear. ... (16 replies)

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