A 31-year-old female asked:
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spent saturday in sun, yesterday&today my hips and knees hurt badly. low pos. ana, diagnosis undifferentiated connective tissue. is this photosensitvity?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Possibly: Photosensitivity is very possible, especially if your SSA antibody is positive. Speak with your rheumatologist.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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