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What does this all mean? ANA direct: (H). DNA DS AB <1 RNP ENA <0.2 Smith AB <0.2 Scl 70 AB <0.2 SSA AB 8.0 (H) Antichrom AB <0.2 JO-1 ENA < 0.2 Centromere AB <0.2 They also said nucleolar positive... So confused and sc...
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My grand-daughter is 16, diagnosed at 13, just doing important exams, lupus specialist told her she has stage 7 at present. Had infusion while there- don't know much else- . Can they get her in a better place and what does stage 7 indica...
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I have lupus and rhemetoid arthritis for 8 yrs now. Recently started having muscle twitching. Anyone else have this
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Hi everyone. Recently I have been having some lupus symptoms. I went to a rheumatologist and he ordered a ton of lab work. My Ana and anti dsdna were both positive. Also my crap was elevated. I also have the malar rash on my face. I go t...
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I had a negative ANA 4 years ago now its positive. I went from 1:320 5 weeks ago to 1:160. The Rheumatologist was great and did so much blood work but found all negative results except the ANA. I am not sure who to see now. Symptoms incl...
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Can i have lupus if all my blood test are negative? ANA 3 times in 2 years always negative RO and LA negative Anti DNA negative My reumatologist said i don't have lupus but i have lots of symptoms and no diagnose. Could it be possib...
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My Dr said I tested positive for lupus about 2 months ago. But my rheumatologist is convinced its just allergies' cause I don't have a rash on my face. I have extreme pain in my hands, after walking for only 10 mins my feet go numb, I ha...
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Hi. I have recently been diagnosed with lupus and possibly Pcos also. The one thing besides the fatigue, that bothers me most is this hair loss. I'm not bald or have any bald patches thank goodness, but it's ridiculous. I'm not on any me...
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Hi guys. Went to my rheumatologist today. He was very very thorough. Asked me about my symptoms, medical history, and lab work. I have a positive ana, and anti dsdna. Also high crp levels. He ordered some more lupus tests as well as othe...
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I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW IF GETTING HCG INJECTIONS FOR WEIGHT LOSS WILL NEGATIVELY AFFECT MY LUPUS. MY DOCTOR IS NOT FAMILIAR ENOUGH WITH HCG.
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I was given lamotrigine to treat bipolar. I have lupus. When doseage as increased from 25 mg to 50 mg I had a terrible allergic reaction and ended up in a coma for 10 days. Did anyone else have such a complication and what drugs would...
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Symptoms pain/swelling of joints fatigue feeling flu like breathlessness weakness Bowel problems pins and needles I have had some tests done by a rheumatologist only abnormal were my vit d and ferritin, folate and a positive an...
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Hi everyone. I have a question. I have psoriasis now for over ten years. I know psoriasis is an auto immune disease. The only problems I have had with psoriasis besides inflammation is extreme itching. I have just been diagnosed with lup...
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Our son has a complicated medical history, but I will try to keep it brief for this initial conversation. No significant medical history for mom or dad. Luke was born 2007. Normal pregnancy. Full term. Sister born 2004 with no issue...
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I'm headed to my first Rheumatologist visit tomorrow. My ANA was positive 1-320 speckled after having a negative test in 2011. All other blood work has been normal including my ESR, and CRP. Vitamin D and B 12 was low. My OB said since ...
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I recently went to my MD because of vascular swelling. The veins on top of my feet, in my right leg and tops of my hand seems to swell and go down. This happens on and off all day. It feels like my veins are going to explode and the tops...
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Can you have severe dizziness from lupus. ?? Can treatment help?
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How long can the typical one last?. It has been about a month ago.
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12182312 tn?1427687556
Hi everyone.. currently I am going to many specialists and having tests done to see why I'm so tired and feel so horrible. One is a rheumatologist for lupus. I do have some symptoms. I wanted to know, what tests did the doctor perform to...
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My mother has been diagnosed with Lupus SLE, after researching the web we are getting mixed answers as to weather or not garlic is safe to consume? She has added garlic to her diet recently and since has had a metallic taste in her mouth...
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