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... I'm New here and hoping someone can help me out. I had my blood results come back with a Positive ANA and Positive dsDNA. I don't see a number for the ANA but the dsDNA shows 19. ... (3 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)
... 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)

Still waiting ...
Apr 17, 2004
... up again!! I had to cancel my doc appointment for monday and the next earliest one she could giev me is the following monday so it will be a month after the 2nd test and almost 7 weeks after the original one!! ... (2 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)
Blood tests
Feb 12, 2008
... range. She said to go to a doc about Lupus. I can't find any info on this test only DSDNA, what is the difference? ... (3 replies)
... Thanks, that is helpful. The "positive" dsDNA test was not highly elevated, so I suspect they will just retest it later on. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks, that is helpful. The "positive" dsDNA test was not highly elevated, so I suspect they will just retest it later on. ... (6 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)
... Thanks for your help! My Dr. did suspect dehydration as the cause for the high RBCs. However, she agreed that my face rash is starting to look more indicative of Lupus. She ordered the following tests: ESR (erythrocyte sedimentation rate), blood Creatinine deficiency panel, serum complement, total, serum C3 + C4 (complement), serum ANA (antinuclear antibodies)... (4 replies)
... These are the only two blood tests that I could locate from that doctor and the records are no longer available. ... (8 replies)
... dsdna test but I will give you the whole story. ... (15 replies)
... I have none of the 11 symptoms you listed, maybe I have one since my dsDNA is positive. That's why I'm so puzzled. ... (7 replies)
... since dengue fever and mononucleosis are quite common in my country they ran some test to be sure what it was. ... (6 replies)
... for diagnosis a positive test for a specific antibody is more important than is a negative ANA test. ... (7 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)
... shows list of most likely diseases based upon blood results only. I dont know if alise is ONLY based on blood, or symptoms too. In your case, with a low dsdna and blood results only yes, SLE is "unlikely" by a computer... in clinical context, totally different matter. ... (1 replies)
Late Onset Lupus
Jul 10, 2016
... Thank you, Ladybud! That's how I felt about the dsDNA test results. I'm encouraged that my rheumatologist said he will monitor me closely due to high ANA. ... (10 replies)
... ran all of the same tests that they did in Florida and then sent me back to the Rheum. At that visit she went on to tell me that all of my test came back normal except that my CRP was still high and my Vit D low. ... (4 replies)


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