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... Some doctors may run tests for the most likely conditions first, then more if they've struck out on the initial pass, so there may be useful tests the rheum hasn't performed yet. ... (10 replies)
... lost about 45 lbs and the joint pain is starting to affect my workouts. As a teenager, it started with knee pain, then on to back and neck pain, and now also includes feet, wrists, hands, and elbows. So we'll see. ... (7 replies)
Lupus?!?
Apr 30, 2014
... livedo reticularis on your back showed up then STAYED. I'd always thought that it appears, stays awhile, then recedes. Did your doctor comment on its long duration? ... (2 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)
... In late July...for the first time, I had a high ANA reading and was told I most likely had Lupus. A week ago, I had my regular doctor run the ANA's again..and now they are negative...not low, but negative. ... (1 replies)
... Rheumie had read everything before I arrived, then scanned it again in my presence before he started. ... (3 replies)
... y knew this would be the time it would finally show up. I have some funny lesions to show up, but never the MS type lesions. So I have been told I might have MS. Then I see that Lupus causes peripheral neuropathy which I have and the docs could never explain. ... (3 replies)
... Hi! I'm ONLY a patient, but the presence of not one, but three, autoanibodies seen either in lupus &/or its close cousins causes me to wonder. In particular, anti-Sm (like anti-ds-DNA) is typically considered VERY diagnostic of ONLY lupus. (In contrast, anti-Ro is seen in lupus AND in Sjogren's syndrome.) And not to mention how you feel...! Have you read much? Try the... (3 replies)
... I am not diagnosed. But I have had a positive ANA, slightly high RNP Antibody, slightly high Smith antibody, and a slightly high Sjogren's Antibody. Then when I was retested I was negative so the rheumie said I did not have Lupus. ... (3 replies)
... or weeks sometimes more than once a day for anaphylaxis. Was sent to an allergist who told me I was not allergic to anything but tested my thyroid on a hunch. He then told me that although my labs were normal my antibodies were extremely high and sent me to an endocrinologist who confirmed hashimotos. ... (2 replies)
... Well I found out some interesting information today. Turns out an ANA can be like any other antibody. It can fluctuate. It can be positive, then negative and vice versa. ... (18 replies)
... theresacar, yes it is possible to have a positive and then negative ANA. I was positive twice and then after treatment, I was negative. I have stayed negative since then and I feel sometimes the same as I did when my ANA was positive but it comes out negative when tested. ... (10 replies)
... I say definately from what I read on here and other boards. He thinks though not because of the negative ANA. Well I wrote the Lupus. ... (5 replies)
Negative ANA
Dec 1, 2007
... This is just from my own personal experience mind you. I was ANA negative for quite some time. There was definately something going on but no one could figure out what it was. ... (2 replies)
... It's possible. My ANA has been negative then positive then negative and I was just diagnosed with Lupus despite my ANA that was the doctors exact diagnosis. ... (6 replies)
... I AM STILL HAVING THE SAME SYMPTOMS. CAN THE ANA CHANGE IN LUPUS OR OTHER AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES. HAS ANYONE ELSE EVER HAD THIS HAPPEN? ... (9 replies)
... bombed for about three days running, then I crashed hard yesterday. I got a good night's sleep and feel much better today. ... (18 replies)
... I borrowed books, found which I liked, then purchased when I knew for sure. ... (18 replies)
... I had high cholesterol, but all of my bloodwork and urinalysis results were normal except for the ANA and dsDNA. ... (18 replies)
... Hi, Kaypee, and welcome! If your lab uses the same ranges mine does for anti-ds-DNA, then your results = 32 are in the "equivocal" range. My lab uses the following: < 25 is negative 25 to 34.9 is equivocal 35 to 99.9 is weak positive 100 to 200 is positive > 200 is strong positive I've read that it's possible to have slightly elevated ANA & anti-ds-DNA yet NOT have... (18 replies)


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