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... I am confused by the smith test, now the ANA checks for smith antibodies, but I don't know what the smith test is. I even looked it up and cannot find it. ... (9 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)
... Thanks, sometimes I wonder about the some of the doctors. If anyone has any recommendations for a Rheumatologist in Metropolitan Phoenix, AZ it would be helpful. In addition to the stuff going on with my face I get a rash on my chest (basically to my neckline) that comes and goes. It is more bumpy and does not itch. My face looks more of a deep flushing or a sunburn (I... (8 replies)

... Quick question. How do the doctors know when the ANA is truly positive or not? ... (2 replies)
1:160 Titer ANA
Jan 6, 2004
... An ANA can be specific to a whole range of autoimmune diseases, one being Lupus. What the important thing here is the stain pattern. ... (2 replies)
... It is hard to understand in this format, but looks like the ana was the only think off, but not positive. ... (3 replies)
Ana titer
Mar 2, 2012
... While ANA is almost always subtantially positive in systemic lupus, I know of two forms possible without a positive ANA. ... (9 replies)
... I am so confused. My doctor will not return my calls at all. I am hurting! Two years ago my Titered Anti-Nuclear ABS was 1:320 speckled pattern SS-A. Doctor never said a word and since then I have a new doctor who said it was nothing. EVERTYHING I read says this is high and given I have Raynaud’s on my toes, easy bruising and bruises that last forever, frequent lower back... (3 replies)
Test results
Feb 27, 2014
... HI Expected Test Result LO Units Values ------------------------------------------------------------------ Antinuclear Antibody (Multiple), S ANA Titer: >1:640 ANA Pattern: Speckled The speckled pattern is associated with antibodies to ribonucleoprotein (U1-RNP), SM, SSA, SSB, PCNA (proliferating cell nuclear antigen), SCL-70, or PM-1. This pattern is seen most frequently in... (9 replies)
Ana patterns
Jan 18, 2008
... I am 29 years old and have had a positive ana for years. The dr's here in ND can not fing out what is wrong. My main question is what the patterns mean. ... (0 replies)
... I've been having some testing done over the last couple weeks as recommended by my new neurologist. I'm still waiting for my MRI, MRA & MRV results. I did pick up a copy of my labwork last Friday though. It will be a couple weeks before I hear back from my doctor, but I'm trying to figure out some of the results so I can be prepared with questions to ask him. I'm hoping... (2 replies)
Lupus?
Nov 12, 2004
... Hello, could you please read about my problem and tell me if it`s possible that I have lupus or any other kind of autoimmune disease... For the last four years(I`m 25 years old) I`ve been having unexplained eye-conjunctivitises (the last one was in August) and here`s rheumatologists have diagnosed me with Sjogren`s syndrome. But this diagnosis seems rather strange to me since:... (1 replies)
... Actually im awaiting my Anti-cerdiolipins results as we speak and he is my internal medicine doctor.. but he is very thorough.. im more on the FW side im in the mid-cities area.. his name is Dr. richard sound like (rishard) not richard... my Mother in law told me about a hospital in Temple called Scott and white hospital that they diagnose the hard cases to figure out... ... (9 replies)
... Amy, I'm in Richardson. The 2 rheumy's I've seen are in Dallas. Are you on the D side of the metroplex or the FW. It sounds to me as though you have at least 4 criteria for Lupus (probably why you've been diagnosed) Your white/blue hands/feet sound like Raynaud's Phenomenon. A negative Titer is 1:40 or less, but it goes up like this: 40 80 (9 replies)
... In ANA titer tests, each successive dilution doubles the volume, and the last reading at which positive results were seen is the result. ... (7 replies)
... Hello all, I have been diagnosed with Hashimoto's thyroiditis and am being watched for Lupus due to a high ANA. ANA in 8/03: Positive Titer 1:320 - Homogenous Titer 1:640 - Speckled ANA in 11/03: Positive (8 replies)
... down on the list of possible but not documentated side effects it said "Lupus Like Syndromes". Rheumy said "you don't have Lupus like syndromes" He feels I have 1 of the 11 criteria. I think I have 3. ... (3 replies)
... I went to my primary care doctor because I have been feeling lousy for months. She ordered some blood tests and I am trying to figure out what the results mean. ANA SCREEN: POSITIVE ANA PATTERN: DUAL ANA PATTERN:SPECKLED TITER: 1:640 PATTERN:CENTROMERE TITER: 1:320 (6 replies)
... Either way, I think we can get you started on your ANA question. ANA by itself can't diagnose anything, for several reasons. ... (6 replies)
... Your ANA is reported on a newer system for screening. So when the screening is positive, they normally follow it up with the usual method which gives you a titer and pattern. ... (5 replies)


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