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Late Onset Lupus
Jul 20, 2016
... Hi, I know how you feel. I'm 58, went to the Rhemy with joint pain, swelling, stiffness. I was already going to Rhemy for fibromyalgia. ... (9 replies)
... Im new to this board, but have been suffering from extreme fatigue, headaches and joint pain for many years. started about 7 years ago, and I tested positive for Lyme disease. Went on antibiotics for over 2 months, felt even worse on them! I never really got back to myself after this. ... (0 replies)
... I've been scouring these boards since first getting diagnosed by my local PCP's office (including a rheumatologist) with having LUPUS and have found a tremendous amount of valuable information here and hopefully someone can provide me with some insight. After my diagnosis, I decided to go to a major hospital in the area that had an area dedicated to LUPUS for ongoing... (6 replies)

... Amanda, ANA isn't the sum of specific AB's. It's a threshold test and a general one. ... (1 replies)
... In 2014 right after I had my baby boy, I began having extreme fatigue and joint pain. It was so bad at times I felt like I had the flu x10. I can remember felling so bad that I didn't want to even move sometimes. ... (0 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)
... Lintek, is the rheum whose appt. you missed (car battery) part of a larger practice? In the metro practice I finally contacted, the lead doctor was booked solid for 4+ months, so I booked instead with another doctor in the practice, my theory being that a strong lead doctor would affiliate with "good" doctors. More suggestions on finding a rheum. Contact local or national... (8 replies)
... radiographs to look for joint erosion, etc. ... (8 replies)
... went to a dr. who said it was raynauds syndrome. gave me a beta blocker and explained how the tiny vessels go into spasm and cause the pain and discoloring. ... (8 replies)
... Homogeneous ANA Titer. ... (4 replies)
... Now I am starting to get really bad pain in my joints. And I just got tested for the ANA on the day I started having a flare. Is it a good thing I got tested on the same day as a flare? ... (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)
... 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)
... 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, fatigue, homogeneous, lupus, rhuematologist, titer

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