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... Hello, I'm new to the boards and I wanted to see if maybe others have experienced what I am going through right now or maybe shed some light on something for me. ... (1 replies)
... Sockie, I too had frequent episodes of labored breathing and racing heart. Both have virtually disappeared since I began Plaquenil and avoiding sun. In his chapter covering heart and lungs, one of the lupus hardcover authors, a famous rheum, calls such things "pants and pulses". ... (3 replies)
Need opinions
Jul 3, 2014
... Hi and welcome! Glad you found us. I'm only a patient, but that said, I imagine this could be lupus or a "close cousin" such as MCTD, RA, etc. ... (3 replies)

... My rheumatologist diagnosed me with lupus about ten days ago. ... (3 replies)
... I've been checked for UTI a lot, but there is almost never an infection present. I used to get UTI's all the time, literally every couple of weeks, it was awful. But there is no sign of infection. I do have a nasty strain of chronic yeast. ... (6 replies)
Need opinions
Jul 2, 2014
... Hi. I am new here and was wanting some opinions. ... (3 replies)
... He never did the steroid challenge, mostly I've just been brushed off. The problem is my symptoms are just that, symptoms. Other than the ana, my other bloods are fine, or borderline. Thyroid has always been fine, and tested repeatedly as they think my symptoms sound like thyroid too. ... (6 replies)
Need opinions
Jul 4, 2014
... The hair loss, mouth ulcers and headaches sound more like lupus. Do you get sicker after sun exposure? ... (3 replies)
Sunburn bruised?
Jun 24, 2014
... ups, migraines, etc., not just the usual skin distress and my usual rash. If your doctors are getting close to being sure this is lupus, they really should have warned you to avoid sun! ... (1 replies)
... I still have problems with the sun, so I cover up too when I'm outside, mostly in the summer though. ... (8 replies)
... spital, I would imagine you are involved more with patients that are not contagious, those with neuro deficits, head injuries, strokes, etc. Overall, people with lupus can have an increased tendency toward infections, especially if on immunosuppressant meds. ... (8 replies)
... I'm new to this board, and I have been reading a lot of the posts, which has been very helpful. ... (8 replies)
... I would try to see a Rhueumatologist, even if it is possible lupus. The blood work you can expect to have done and should be listed in one of the sticky posts above but would include a urine test, CBC, liver and kidney functions. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, Hickup, and welcome! ... (3 replies)
... Kelbel, I forgot to tell you I did have 2 positive AnA's 16 years apart. Also diagnosed with hypothyroidism and sjoiens disease. Also get terrible sores or dare I say at times ulcers in my mouth to. I have also had lipo atrophy on my lower back that the Dr. ... (7 replies)
... Hey, guys. I was at the doctor a few months ago and had an ANA test come back positive. I was told I have an autoimmune disease and have an appointment to see a specialist next month to figure out which one. ... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone. I apologize ahead of time, but this will be a long post. I am beyond frustrated and like everyone else, tired of being "sick. ... (7 replies)
... so I take Advil daily, and more when a storm front is approaching. ... (8 replies)
... It is really tough when 2 or more autoimmune disorders coexist. I have both lupus and RA, and Crohn's and lupus can coexist too. Everyone wants to point the finger at the other disease so as not to deal with figuring it out, I'm afraid. A malar rash, induced by sun, is specific to lupus. ... (12 replies)
... So I have read your post and it sounds so much like me. I to have Crohns but I have almost every Lupus symptom and have had a positive ana. The rhemotologist seems to blame my Crohns rather than looking into lupus. Lupus and Crohns are known to be linked. ... (12 replies)

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