The ANA Test and SLE lupusby
diagnosed with lupus.
I did have positive ANA at the time. But here's the thing about that ANA test. It is not a perfect, specific yes/ no "lupus test."
You can have a positive ANA and *not* have lupus...
Diagnosing Lupus and Lupus Testsby
when diagnosing lupus, and because of this, we encourage you inquire about the ANA and DNA testing, which doctors... a stimulated immune system. While most people with lupus have a positive ANA test, most people with a positive...
Defending the lupus diagnosisby
was negative, so she now says I don't have lupus. I had many positive ANA test results over the years.... That has NEVER been THE "lupus test." You can have negative ANA and have lupus. You can have positive ANA and NOT have lupus...
Sjogrens vs Lupus: Smackdownby
in my day, if you had a positive ANA test and 4 of the 11 classic lupus symptoms (see list here http... in lupus. From the angle of living with it for 20 years and trying everything under the sun to deal...
Can Lupus Cause Hepatitis?by
I was diagnosed back in 1992 with Lupus SLE. They tested me for ANA and other test... negative for ANA after having tested positve? Does Lupus affect the liver and cause hepatitis...
results of lupus surveyby
I set up a survey about lupus on surveymonkey.com, with a limit of 100 respondents.
Well... heart rate/pacemaker implant
4) time between 1st lupus Dr. visit and diagnosis:
less than 3 months...
House MD — Lupus in Menby
In the past episode of House they already discussed about LUPUS, but there was a debate about whether it was LUPUS or not. Well, its really hard to diagnose LUPUS. I remember before I was diagnosed...
Treatments for Lupus: Prednisoneby
When I was diagnosed with lupus by a mainstream doctor, and then sent to a specialist... about all the side effects of prednisone and to me it sounded worse than lupus.
But here's what I eventually learned...