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... The lesions are certainly from APS.. many people have them that do have APS. That is where the confusion comes from with MS because it can cause lesions too. ... (15 replies)
APS, Lupus, MS?
Jan 25, 2009
... etc. He discusses MS briefly in several places. ... (1 replies)
... you have symptoms of APS Because of all of that, you NEED Coumadin!! ... (15 replies)

... Dear Sandy, I sympathize with your quest for diagnosis. The only thing that kept me sane is that the symptoms did subside (with Zoloft-- so I really did start believing I was depressed). I was diagnosed via a simple blood test (ACA =anticardiolipin antibody test), by a fertility specialist (Reproductive Endocronogist) following my latest miscarriage (two months ago). ... (12 replies)
... and they can look very much like MS lesions so BEWARE.. they might try and say that its MS! if they do try that one.. tell them that you want a spinal tap to confirm. ... (6 replies)
... Positive, welcome. I don't think you're crazy, not one bit. I'm only a patient but what you describe warrants immediate medical attention, in my opinion. Have you read the "sticky posts" (permanent info posts at top of thread list) about antiphospholipid syndrome (abbreviated APS)? APS is a blood clotting disorder seen in people with lupus but that can also exist... (2 replies)
APS, Lupus, MS?
Jan 23, 2009
... se symptoms gradually appeared and it's over 6 years of docs, Lahey Clinic in Mass and so on. Also a brain lesion that is monitored yearly.There is a history of MS on the maternal side. I've had 2 positive ANAs which I assume can change is not a firm Lupus diagnosis? ... (1 replies)
... Hi LiseesMom, I am happy you were diagnosed. I am still trying to find the root of my problems, I have posted on many boards (Lupus,Lyme,MS,Neuropathy). The reason I am responding to you is because of your "tingling sensation". That happens to be my worst symptom, I have it in my legs & feet really bad, and my arms & hands really bad. I was tested for APS and it came back... (12 replies)
... Found out who the neuro is a doc in Toronto,my sister works for a specialists clinic and she is going to see if she has any pull to try and get me in sooner, and I can't look for a new GP as there are none ,I'm actually one of the lucky ones that actually has a doctor at all ,in this pronvince. thanks for your prayers and all your support. I'll try and keep you posted. ... (10 replies)
... you. If you can't get a hold of that information, get your GP to call. IF your GP wont take good care of you you need a new one. Those of us with Lupus, APS, MS etc need GOOD GP's taht are responsible and caring! ... (10 replies)
... very tricky disease and it is very individual too. Every person is different! The symptoms that you have indicate Lupus activity. I do want to comment on the APS symptoms too. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. Acually I was reading up on APS just the other day and it seemed familiar to me. I have started to take asprin everyday in the hope this will thin my blood a bit. ... (6 replies)
... a brain tumour, nothing showed on the CT scan and I had a negative spinal tap for MS. I was a mystery to them before I was diagnosed! My symptoms of Lupus and APS actually started over 12 years ago when I had brain clots and paralysis from the waist down. ... (20 replies)
... and it can affect both men and women. The symptoms of headache, brain fog, psychosis, depression and anxiety go with it hand in hand. My bet is that you have APS going on here, and maybe Lupus too. Have you been tested for Lupus? ... (6 replies)
Dec 6, 2003
... Possible MS but other than that they have no other explanation for the lesions. ... (24 replies)
Possible Lupus?
Apr 6, 2005
... The problem with getting diagnosed with APS is that it mimiks Multiple Sclerosis! ... (3 replies)
... high for the Antiphospholipid Syndrome antibody. This syndrome can go with Lupus, which is what it sounds like you have to. Your headaches can be explained by APS for sure! I have APS and my headaches were so awful before I was started on treatment. ... (3 replies)
... It sounds like you not only have Lupus, but also the Antiphospholipid Syndrome. APS is a syndrome where the blood is "sticky" and clots can form. The symptoms you describe above are typical to APS! ... (6 replies)
... I really hope that the Neurologist can test you soon.. this does sound like APS To me. Has anyone looked in your eyes? ... (13 replies)
Dec 5, 2003
... would lead me to believe that you may have APS rather than MS. ... (24 replies)

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