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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Osteoarthritis: The information you provided suggests osteoarthritis rather than RA. You may take acetaminophen for pain, not more than 4 gm/day and no alcohol. Visit ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Rheumatoid arthritis: Your symptoms and RF test result are consistent with rheumatoid arthritis. Your quite low WBC count also is concerning, perhaps more important. It is ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jefrey Lieberman
36 years experience Rheumatology
ANA tests fluctuate: ANA is an antibody test , not a specific disease test. The level of Anti nuclear antibodies can fluctuate from time to time and also based on the me ... Read More
Dr. Alvin Wells
41 years experience Rheumatology
+ANA: The ANA level may fluctuate based on a number of different things. The question is why are the still testing it? Unless you have severe hair lose, a f ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Rheumatologist : Positive ANA alone doesn't make it an autoimmune disorder. You may wish to consult a rheumatologist. Avoid exposure to sun.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Rarely: It is an unusual situation but there are individuals with lupus and negative blood tests.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Rare: Ana's are sometimes done wrong even by good, big labs. If you are speaking of systemic lupus and the person has the classic clinical picture, then i w ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Titer of ANA: You have an autoimmune disorder and ANA may become positive in a person with such a disorder. A positive ANA by itself is not of much concern. You may ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: Yes, the odds are more than likely false positive.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nonspecific: Your symptoms and listed lab results are nondiagnostic. Was a sed rate or crp performed? These are also nonspecific but can reveal inflammation. I sug ... Read More

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