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A 35-year-old female asked:

Ana went from 1:80 spck to negative, vhs went from 50 to 10mm in 1week. negative anti-dsdna, antibodies to ro/ss-a and la/ss-b, rnp and sm. lupus?

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Dr. Robert Roschmann
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology 48 years experience
Probably not : A low level ANA can be seen as a auto immune phenomenon of Hashimoto's thyroiditis (which I see you have). The specific lupus tests are (-). Joint pain without joint swelling is not a reliable diagnostic finding for lupus.
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