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... Hi. I think Lyme is a spirochete (I JUST FIXED THIS PART, to correct my incorrect statement. It is bacterial, of a specific type.) But given joint pain on & off for YEARS, to me seeing a rheum makes sense, too, since someone could have Lyme, an AI, or both. Let us know what happens, OK? Wishing you good luck! (7 replies)
... What I can say is with positive lyme tests is its good they treat that first, and see what happens from there. I know lyme can cause positive ANA, I dont know about dsdna though. ... (7 replies)
... I woke up a week ago with pain in every joint but my knees. I have a family history of RA and lupus. My mom was diagnosed at 21. My family doc ordered many tests. ... (7 replies)

... body tests are negative as is my rheumatoid factor so he says I definitely don't have lupus or ra. He is starting me on hydroxychloroquine but only because of my joint pain he says. He said the ana is likely hereditary... ... (3 replies)
... We saw the rheumy today. She took a medical history, which besides a sudden joint pain starting 5 weeks ago (and one great uncle with RF) there was nothing else to report. She reviewed all the lab results and as you both (Vee and Ladybud) predicted, she said she needs to do more tests (waiting 2 weeks). She said some of the present test results plus the multiple joint pain... (24 replies)
... RNP, it says positive and the value is 4.6 but does not provide the normal range. ... (24 replies)
... I recently went to a rheumatologist for my chronic muscle and joint pain which started two years ago. It started in my shoulders and upper back but i attributed it to an injury since i was a swimmer. ... (5 replies)
... Looking into whether symptoms are arthritic or not, pain is one thing to consider, but do your joints burn, does your body get stiff, any swelling? ... (2 replies)
... I also have moderate scoliosis and ride horses very competitively, so I'd always attributed my joint pain to that. ... (5 replies)
... My physician told me that the following blood test results are not positive for Lupus. That is contradictory to everything I have read. ... (2 replies)
Good Complements?
Aug 31, 2014
... for pain and ordered a bunch of tests. ... (24 replies)
... allergist. He ruled out all the allergies and ordered an ANA suspecting Lupus. ... (4 replies)
... ed. Then my white cells were raised. From 11 to 13 they have recently dropped as.low as 4 during flares but still normal. All kidney tests are normal, but I test positive for protein and blood in mt urine frequently. I have persistent lung pain on my left side but all tests are normal. ... (6 replies)
Need opinions
Jul 2, 2014
... Hi. I am new here and was wanting some opinions. I've been suffering a lot over last 5 years with all sorts of issues and recently a newer doctor of mine ordered the ANA test and it came back positive 1:160 homogenous pattern. I am now having to see rheumatologist next week for further review. I've reviewed the sticky note on criteria and was just wondering if these symptoms... (3 replies)
... Sjogren's, e.g., elevated ANA, joint pain, fatigue, swallowing problems, etc. Can't hurt to ask, and maybe have tests run to rule thyroid in or out, if you haven't already? ... (27 replies)
... In terms of when my symptoms started...that's a little difficult to say for sure. I've had joint pain for as long as I can remember, really, probably worsening in my later teenage years. ... (7 replies)
... My sed rate and rheumatoid factor were okay, as were my thyroid, liver, and kidney function. I'm 32 years old and have a long history of joint pain, particularly in my knees, neck, back, and feet. ... (7 replies)
... sease. So I would go to see a rheumatologist, and ask for tests specific to lupus. Show them your malar rash pictures. That is usually specific to lupus, whereas joint pain can occur in Crohn's. ... (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)
... write back before now! Anyhow, ANA is only a general test that can be positive in a wide variety of conditions, not just lupus. The ANA test involves doing successive dilutions, and inspecting the sample at each point to see if "fluoresced material" still shows up. ... (1 replies)

Associated Tags: ana, ana 1:160 homogeneos, ana positive, auto-immune, blood tests, dsdna, lupus, rhuematologist, sle

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