Diagnosing Lupus and LupusTestsby
a stimulated immune system. While most people with lupus have a positive ANA test, most people with a positive... that are present in approximately one out of every two people with lupus. A positivetest can help confirm diagnosis as well...
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...? - those same people then march in after the tests come back and announce to me "You have lupus," as if they discovered...
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 "lupustest."
You can have a positive ANA and *not* have lupus...
Test results back: No More Lupus!by
I just got back from the rheumatologist and my tests for lupus all came back NEGATIVE! Negative ANA... can have- and yet there are many doctors who do this.
The idea that someone can test negative after years of testingpositive- or...
Famous People with Lupusby
said she testedpositive for "borderline lupus." None of us who know about lupus have ever heard of that term... . Then, I gave a longer list of people, but with fewer actual celebrities- more like celebrities whose relatives had lupus...
results of lupus surveyby
myself (I try!) being around positivepeople as much
as possible, plaquenil, vicodin - am starting on
methotrexate in 2 days...I set up a survey about lupus on surveymonkey.com, with a limit of 100 respondents.