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... but sent me to see an internal medicine doctor. He ran a barrage of tests and it came back that I had iron deficiency anemia, my ferritin was at a 4 but also my ANA was positive. ... (0 replies)
... what is a high positive ANA' and is 1:640 considered high?? (2 replies)
... arent high positive then i dont have lupus is this true? ... (9 replies)

... Im so very confused also as ive got a negative ANA but consistently high positive anti DSDNA and positive chromatin both specific to SLE. ... (5 replies)
... time he's mentioned it. being both knees are acting up and I discovered through my own research by asking the Dr to give me copies of all my blood work that were positive ANAs. ... (11 replies)
... In addition to what Vee has said, you might ask your rheum for xrays of your worst joints. If erosions are seen, it would confirm RA. Some people have a combination of lupus and RA, unofficially called rhupus. I agree celiac testing should be done, and a hepatologist (liver specialist) will probably be needed as well, if your ALT stays elevated. Be sure to avoid alcohol and... (2 replies)
... tests. I can't tell how thoroughly you've been screened for lupus and its close cousins. In the "further tests" that revealed positive ANA and RF, were you also tested for the large array of AB's seen in lupus and its close cousins? ... (2 replies)
... Good to know alicake. Thank you! My rheumatologist and allergist both told me about the 15% of the population with a positive ana and nothing else, but they said those are not usually a high positive like mine (1:1280). They both acted like symptoms would be coming. My appointment in August is with Dr. David Mclain. He is the guru around here and many people travel out of... (9 replies)
... 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)
... Katie, you are right that your positive ANA is not normal, but continue going to your appointments and blood draws over the next few months until the doctor can see a pattern. ... (2 replies)
... ng to worry about. She said my titer is abnormal but isn't very high, we will just retest in a few months to see if my titer increases. My only concern is that a positive ANA isn't considered normal, there is autoantibodies in my system. ... (2 replies)
... told my doctor I had been feeling off. Run down, anxious, and having some neck and body aches... I was worried about my thyroid. My blood work came back with a positive ANA 320. My TSH was 4.4 and he said it wasn't my thyroid. I was then sent to a Rheumatologist yesterday and had more labs and an exam. ... (2 replies)
... I am still in the process of getting a DX. My dermatologist is thinking more of MCTD because of my high RNP. ... (9 replies)
... She has a positive ANA, elevated ESR, elevated RBC, low MCV, low MCH, low CPK, and here's the one that seems so crazy... ... (9 replies)
... joint pain, tingling in arms and legs, muscle twitching, etc. As part of the blood tests that they have done, the did an ANA test. ... (3 replies)
... I am confused by the smith test, now the ANA checks for smith antibodies, but I don't know what the smith test is. I even looked it up and cannot find it. ... (9 replies)
... I have been on Plaquenil for 4 years, but have still had the increasingly high ANA during treatment. We just moved from CA to TX and I loved my rheumatologist there. ... (8 replies)
... My ANA has always been positive for 4 years. ... (8 replies)
... Well I had both the positive ANA and RNP. Never had kidney disease, just stones. ... (18 replies)
... Your ANA titer can go up and down in the course of a disease, with treatment, can even completely hit normal. ... (18 replies)


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