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... Hi, do any of you know the significance of a low C4 level? ... (1 replies)
... Hello Wendy, I did some research online re: the levels of C4. This is what I found out. And here are the ranges that I found online: (3 replies)
... pus test and they said that he doesn't have lupus at this time. I do have a question and I hope you don't mind me asking here but you seem so imformative. His C4 level is at below 0.6. What are the normal levels and what can happen with a level this low? ... (3 replies)

... DNA, possible transient malar rash, borderline low C4 level, other normal CBC tests. Recently learned I have low? ... (5 replies)
... Gina- You and I could be twins. My ANA has never been higher than 1:320 in a speckled pattern, and my only other abnormal labs are a positive RA factor (never higher than 1:160) and IGM anticardiolipin antibodies positive (again at a low titer). I do however have 6 of the 11 defining characteristics of lupus, and have only recently (in the last two years) been definitively... (14 replies)
... chance of developing lupus. Since he has no C4 at all I figure he will get it at some point since he is only 2 now. I was wondering what some of the first signs of lupus are? ... (0 replies)
Facial rash
Apr 29, 2004
... what kind of facial rash you get with Lupus. Luke, 2, has been tested for Lupus 3 times and the results are negative. They did the test because he has a very low C4 level and he has a facial rash. It looks like pimples across his cheeks and it gets quite red at times. The pimple things always seem to be there. ... (9 replies)
... Hi there. Thanks for responding. Luke has almost ablsent c4 levels. He was very ill in June at 16 months and they really don't know wat was wrong. That is how we found out that he has the low level. ... (2 replies)
Lupus questions
Oct 10, 2012
... m going to see a rheumatologist today about his concern With Complement C4 level . On the Biopsy question , Pathologic Diagnosis A. ... (3 replies)
Need support
Jan 25, 2006
... I am so frustrated right now I could scream!! I've been seeing a rheumatologist for the past 1 1/2 years for cross-over between lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Basically, to make a long story short, for the past ten years I've had +ANA and RA factors (although low titers), miscarriages, "villitis" in pregnancy with two IUGR babies, arthritis, malar rash, neutropenia, mouth... (0 replies)
Test results
Jul 30, 2012
... Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (anti-SMA) were previously tested for by indirect immunofluorescence (IF) using rat stomach as antigen. The smooth muscle in these sections contains numerous proteins, including; microfilaments (which contain F-actin), intermediate filaments, and microtubules. Of these proteins, F-actin has the closest association with autoimmune hepatitis... (14 replies)
Test results
Jul 30, 2012
... Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (anti-SMA) were previously tested for by indirect immunofluorescence (IF) using rat stomach as antigen. The smooth muscle in these sections contains numerous proteins, including; microfilaments (which contain F-actin), intermediate filaments, and microtubules. Of these proteins, F-actin has the closest association with autoimmune hepatitis... (14 replies)
... im trying to figure mine out Test Name LUPUS (SLE) PANEL ANA SCREEN, IFA ANA, IFA PATTERN ANA, IFA TITER <1:40 1:40-1:80 >1:80 In Range HOMOGENEOUS Negative Low Antibody Level Elevated Antibody Level (2 replies)
... Test Name LUPUS (SLE) PANEL ANA SCREEN, IFA ANA, IFA PATTERN ANA, IFA TITER <1:40 1:40-1:80 >1:80 In Range HOMOGENEOUS Negative Low Antibody Level Elevated Antibody Level Out Of Range POSITIVE 1:40 H (0 replies)
Ana
Oct 14, 2004
... nd Polymyositis. However, I know that the Polymyositis diagnosis was incorrect as it was only based on a slightly elevated CPK and upon my second CPK results my level was 135 which is normal.........Keep looking the right Rheumy is out there. I am going to do the same....smile.... ... (6 replies)
... and my drs obliged. Addly enough, just under a couple of months ago, I made another trip to the dr and low and behold my ANA was positive. ... (1 replies)
... h me, but I am so excited that it has a name and I am not crazy! Turns out that I met 6 of 11 criteria for SLE and my blood tests were not normal. Apparently, my C4 level was very low, which my doctor told me was lupus specific. ... (21 replies)
Lupus?
Jul 13, 2005
... She gets kidney stones and has an enlarged glomeri area. She also has elevated urine calcium levels and a low C4 protein blood test. She does not have the same energy level as her friends and she gets a rash on her trunk, thighs, and sides of her face on and off. ... (2 replies)
What next?
Dec 7, 2004
... Hello TO You, My first sign of Lupus in the bloodwork was the ANA 1:320 nucleolar pattern, anemia on the CBC, and consistently lowering WBC. I also had low C3 level, borderline C4 and microhematuria (microscopic blood in my urine). My symptoms had been there for about 2 years before they did the ANA and other tests but the Anemia and the lowering WBC had been seen when I... (5 replies)
... t function and Tramadol made me extremely nauseous. My final blood work after the positive ANA. The only two things that were abnormal were the CPK at 253 and low C3 can't remember the number and a lower end of normal C4 level. What do you think? ... (17 replies)




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