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... Hi, you are very welcome! The stickies are basic, but that's actually their virtue. In the one containing the criteria, did you scroll down far enough to see the so-called "alternative criteria"? They're a list, developed by a famous British specialist, of things seen in the earlier years in those who later develop lupus. I find them fascinating (they're like a mini-bio of my... (7 replies)
... Thank you so much for the reply Vee! I will look over the sticky posts and see what I can find. I was able to get a copy of my lab results and my ANA shows >=1:1280 Speckled. Other notable results were the slightly low Vitamin D (the labs agree with you, normal being above 30, but my doctor was looking for 50 or more) and the low WBC count (3.5, the results show 3.6 is... (7 replies)
... you are a mom and telling you 'how much' to worry when i am not a mom seems ... inconsequential ... you're going to worry anyway! so all i can say is *take a breath* ... your doc seems to be getting on the ball and possibly doesn't want to 'scare' you but they don't realize that too little info is far more dangerous that enough to let us make informed decisions. if she has... (4 replies)

... Hi, folks, I have a 2 inch scar from surgery for SCFE (hip surgery) as a child. It's now 28 years old. I have matching scars (right and left hips). Yesterday I was getting a shower and realised that the one on my right side was completely red, raised and later turned into a blister filled with clear fluid. It does not appear infected, however. I am very surprised by this as... (2 replies)
... ro, positive centromere antibody and finally malar rash. They are also currently investigating NPSLE. I am waiting for a PET scan. Also I have 0.16 and 0. ... (17 replies)
... and then yearly. I just feel so positive after this appointment. ... (15 replies)
... I saw my PCP yesterday and the results of the tests were back, all positive. ANA 1:1280, sed rate 49, ANTI ds-DNA pos with a titer of 1:20 (not sure what titer means??), WBC count 3.4, RF 75.3, C3 76.9 and C4 9.8. I do have lupus! I am so relieved to finally know what is wrong with me, although I have suspected it for some time. The Dr. started me on Celebrex for my hands. ... (4 replies)
... Restasis is hit or miss with working according to my optometrist. I stocked up on different types of eye drops. Gels, liquid, single packs, oily/petroleum types. It's good to always have something available in different types. Some days the oily ones help, some days only the liquid types help. My optometrist told me to also take high dose omega3s (2g day). I don't know... (9 replies)
... Everything was within normal ranges except for the C reactive protein and it was barely within the high parameters. (9 replies)
... he did say that my other antibodies could become positive over time, so they will keep testing. I think they've all been run about 3 times and I don't think there has been any borderline ones. ... (3 replies)
... Hi AmyTx, I will have to look them up. We are north of Dallas. Thanks for your input. (8 replies)
... from my experience i have never trusted quest my labs have always come back off i normally trust l ab corp in north texas they have been good... i hope you have yourself retested.. good luck (8 replies)
... Thanks for sharing your lab results with me. I appreciate all the time you have spent on answering my questions. I tried Mobic, but that did not work for me (I actually think I had some bad side effects on it, although I cannot recall what they were). I have tried a lot of different medications over the years and unfortunately, I am very sensitive, allergic or have had bad... (8 replies)
Ana titer
Mar 2, 2012
... would be the lowest positive that typically registers. ... (9 replies)
... owitz and Gladman cover this topic extensively in a textbook chapter.1 In another textbook, Edworthy offers a complicated algorithm for diagnosis of lupus, using ANA titer, related antibodies, complement levels and symptoms to derive "diagnostic certainty". ... (4 replies)
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... Hi. ANA is tricky, meaningful sometimes, sometimes not. First, it's positive in many conditions, not just lupus, and then only in conjunction with other "positives" and with symptoms. ... (3 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)
... I clearly recall my July 2011 had a positive ANA, but I can't find them. ... (8 replies)
... a high ANA using the TITER method. ... (10 replies)


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