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May 12, 2005
... Dear Mary, I tried looking up CH50. It seems to be a "sum total" complement level test. Dr. Wallace (the author of one of the lupus hardcovers) says that there are several tests that are the best reliable tests for following severe lupus disease activity: C3, C4, this CH50, and the autoantibody anti-ds-DNA. I have no idea what a *high* CH50 might imply, as it's a... (4 replies)
Dec 11, 2003
... than I could handle. I know I am in denial and my dr. believes that I can stay off steroids as long as I can rebound from the flares on my own. I do have a very high tolerance for pain, but when I go into a flare, which can last up to 3 weeks long, I am in absolute agony. ... (4 replies)
May 12, 2005
... My CH50 is very low and I have lupus. I didn't realize it can run high as well. I only know it has something to do with the complement levels and I THINK it has to do with kidney function, but don't quote me on that. ... (4 replies)

May 11, 2005
... I'm doing ok but had more blood test and this one I don't understand and hoping someone will explain it to me.the test is CH50 with the results is 311.Iknow its high because the Dr.said normal is below 250.With it being 311 what is the diagnose? ... (4 replies)
... Re ANA. I think it counts toward meeting one criterion only when deemed high enough. ... (4 replies)
Low fever
May 26, 2005
... for a couple of weeks now.Looked up on the internet and mrdical reports came bacl with Thyroid problems.I just got back some test results and a few of them are high was wondering if anyone else has these symptoms and what your Dx's is. ... (1 replies)
Other diseases
Mar 2, 2016
... It can cause very high ANA's, plus joint pain, fatigue, etc. ... (3 replies)
... low titers seen in SLE and other AI diseases. high titers indicative of mixed connective tissue diseases. ... (6 replies)
... I've had a ton of blood work done, and found that my CH50 is high, as well as my ANA. All of my rheumatologists are telling me that my ANA could be elevated because of my mother having lupus. ... (4 replies)
... e me back for recheck in a month. Well at the one month mark I had a urologist appt. so they did the blood work and he said that I did not have lupus because my ch50 was high. ... (5 replies)
... Hi, marymk. I think C3, C4, and CH50 are also used to screen for angioedema (a sort of hive-like skin swelling), RA, vasculitis, etc. It would be nice if HIGH suggests one group of possibilities & LOW suggests another set of possibilities. (Is life ever that tidy? Hope so!) I recently saw multiple discussions among people with hypothryoidism who get hives. I never knew,... (5 replies)
... we have found that I have had a pretty high positive test for Lupus. ... (6 replies)
... Dear Sandy321, Welcome & greetings to you. Lupus is one tough disease to diagnose. There's a sticky post at the front of this board in which AngelicBrat put up. The first is the Am. College of Rheumatology "4 of 11" criteria used to Dx systemic lupus: a patient must at some time (not all at once, necessarily) meet a minimum of 4 of these criteria. There is nothing... (3 replies)
... while we're wiaiting for help, I'll list the tests that my rheumatologist routinely runs each visit to monitor activity, then normal range and then any notes abt the test or mine: (she runs all the ones you listed, plus :) Ant-DNA (SLE) pos or neg (mine's always neg) C-3 quantitative 88-201 C-4 quantitative 15-45 if ANA titer is high&this low: = possible... (8 replies)

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