A 52-year-old female asked:
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please can someone explain these ana results - ana positive (centromere 0.2) an ena revealed positive ssa and ssa60 (4.5) i am grateful for any advice?

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Dr. Howard Feinberg
36 years experience Rheumatology
Sjogrens Syndrome: Anti centromere antibody is associated with limited scleroderma. A positive ANA and ss-a, ss-b antibodies are associated with sjogrens syndrome. These tests are not diagnostic by themselves and have to be evaluated along with your symptoms and physical examination to get a definite diagnosis.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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