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... Hi. ANA alone doesn't diagnose any condition, but certainly a substantial elevation can suggest lupus or one of its "close cousins", among other things. ... (1 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)

... ANA titer 160 homogeneous the only specific antibody abnormality was low C4 and positive but not high RA and a low positivity in Microsomal AB. So I have significant ANA titer but no red flag ANA's really. ... (2 replies)
... Hello! I've been reading through the message boards off and on for a few months, and decided to join today. I'd love opinions re my situation... I became ill in October and haven't felt back to 100% since then. I've been sick (low grade fever, aches and pains, sore throat) 4-5 times since then. In February I was DXd with hypothyroidism and then Hashimoto's. I'm on... (8 replies)
... I don't believe my ANA ever turned positive! ... (3 replies)
... I have lupus. I've had low Vitamin D, which probably started before my dx, then fell precipitously after I began avoiding sun. I take a daily supplement and am back in normal range. ... (1 replies)
... Need direction! I'm a 34 yr old female with history of Kidney disease and PFO. Endo drew labs after thyroid symptoms for years and no progress with FP. Low vitamin d, low Cortisol, positive ANA. ... (1 replies)
... I'm becoming more wary of medical professionals. My rheum showed me the list of SLICC criteria after I asked him about why still UCTD. So I have nasal and mouth sores, positive ANA 1:1280, positive anti-ro, positive centromere antibody and finally malar rash. They are also currently investigating NPSLE. I am waiting for a PET scan. Also I have 0.16 and 0.88 C3 and C4 currently... (6 replies)
Help!
Jun 5, 2015
... Hi! I was blood tested twice this year with the ANA and all antibodies and complements. Everything normal. And this is after having symptoms for 14 years. ... (20 replies)
... is a low titer. ... (3 replies)
... pt this last lab...the DNA one. I follow up in one month with rheumatology and see endocrinology in the a.m. My TSH was in normal range but my Free T4 was on the low normal end. ... (3 replies)
... positive ANA homogeneous pattern with low C3 and low normal C4. ... (5 replies)
Rash in Groin?
May 8, 2015
... dsdna positive. My labs dont give a range or pattern on ANA and I dont think my insurance covers titering anymore. ... (9 replies)
... Depending on the method used for ANA screen, some wont show pattern & titer. I know mine do not, because the ANA is reported positive if only one of the ENA's are positive (in my case, its anti dsdna) Again, depending on test method, chromatin antibodies can quite specific. Its also seen in drug induced lupus, lupoid hepatitis (AIH), rarely in sjrogrens, scleroderma, or... (1 replies)
... tests even though ANA was negative. When ANA is done using the "reflex" testing approach, if it's negative, all the various AB tests aren't necessarily run. ... (18 replies)
... is a pretty low ANA. ... (2 replies)
... I know that is a disease that comes back with a positive ANA and ASM. BUT my liver enzymes are normal now. ... (0 replies)
... I too have a somewhat low ANA, but I am in excruciating amounts of pain and am very very inflamed... ... (7 replies)
... so although it's positive, it's so low they don't think it means much. ... (7 replies)


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