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antinuclear antibody speckled pattern
Does anyone know that this means????

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It some kind of blood test to see about inflammation in your body,

(I think)..
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Hi lovebitesyou.

The Antinuclear antibody (ANA) test when postive-usually when the titer
is higher than 1:80- and the pattern shows minute speckles  it is normally associated with SLE, Sjogren syndrome & scleroderma.
Note that this test is only indicative.
Diagnosis of the above conditions must meet the diagnostic criteria  from various lab test results and clinical findings.
Hope this helps.
Niko
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