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... Certain types of anti dsdna are pathogenic, meaning, yes she could very likely be positive and later developer symptoms of lupus. ... (15 replies)
... First let me say I am sorry you have been sick for so long without having been tested for lupus long ago. It's quite common for ANA to fluctuate between positive and negative, which invariably causes confusion, sometimes even for the Dr. ... (5 replies)
... reactive protien, high sed rate. He diagnosed Lupus SLE and I was treated with 10mg prednisone and plaquenil. I didn't feel any better after months and was still in what I would say bad shape. ... (4 replies)

... Im so very confused also as ive got a negative ANA but consistently high positive anti DSDNA and positive chromatin both specific to SLE. ... (5 replies)
... Does this mean I might develop lupus in the future? ... (2 replies)
... just want to feel better. I've been sick for over six years now and nobody ever even thought of testing me for lupus until my new primary care dr, so I'm very grateful for her. ... (5 replies)
... possibly treatment if doc felt your other symptoms pointed to Lupus. A positive dsDNA would likely confirm Lupus. ... (8 replies)
... I don't think that is considered high or low. I have a rheumie appt on Wednesday and I'm almost positive I will land in "maybe" land. ... (12 replies)
... Leslie, hi. Did you get copies of all your labs, including urinalysis? I'd be looking for--- 1. LOTS of special AB (antibody) tests even though ANA was negative. When ANA is done using the "reflex" testing approach, if it's negative, all the various AB tests aren't necessarily run. (That's what "reflex" conveys.) One reason you'd want to see the specialized AB tests run... (18 replies)
... Hello and welcome to the boards. You do have symptoms suggestive of possible lupus, with facial rash, rash after sun exposure joint pain, fatigue, and many with lupus are also B12 deficient. ... (2 replies)
... I do hope you get an appointment soon. If you are not on rx naproxen, you might ask your pcp for it. Since it is helping some, the rx dose is more than double the OTC dose, and insurance may cover the rx cost. It's 500 mg twice a day instead of the 220mg you get OTC. Please keep us posted on your progress. (5 replies)
... h. I've been taking naproxen which helps somewhat, but not a lot unfortunately. It is definitely a relief finally getting answers, because I had always suspected lupus but no doctor ever tested me for it so I figured it was out of the question. Thank you again for the response! ... (5 replies)
... Hi all, I've been on a many year journey to get some form of diagnosis. Symptoms are multi joint pain (no swelling), calf pain, muscle fasciculations, and unbelieveable amounts of fatigue (can sleep 16+ hours/day) and brain fog. Went to plenty of local doctors and even to the Cleveland Clinic a few times. At first locally they diagnosed me with narcolepsy, later... (7 replies)
Dsdna negative
May 27, 2004
... Yes, it could still be lupus. A positive ANA along with some of the criteria on THE LIST should be enough to give you a diagnosis. ... (5 replies)
... I'm New here and hoping someone can help me out. I had my blood results come back with a Positive ANA and Positive dsDNA. I don't see a number for the ANA but the dsDNA shows 19. ... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone, I am new to this site and have recently been diagnosed with a mild case of Lupus. A bit of background about myself. I am 31 and have been trying to conceive for the past couple of years. After 2 miscarriages (Chemical Pregnancy and Ectopic Pregnancy), my hubby and I moved on to IVF. Our first cycle failed after which my Fertility Specialist ordered... (0 replies)
... can help you. You do have several symptoms suggestive of lupus, plus two tests that support the diagnosis. 19 is not very high on the dsDNA, and many people with lupus have low numbers like this and do not have kidney involvement. ... (3 replies)
... for diagnosis a positive test for a specific antibody is more important than is a negative ANA test. ... (7 replies)
... and i had no symptoms at all until one summer my muscles got inflamed..then i started getting sick and by the time i was in a lupus crisis it went through the roof.. ... (2 replies)
... My PCP said I might have lupus and asked me to go see a Rheumatologist. I did, he tested me, my ANA came back negative, he retested, still negative, 3 months later, retested, still negative. ... (7 replies)


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