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A 41-year-old female asked:

Ssa over 8.0,ana 1:320.no real inflamationw/ blood tests can hardly walk. joint,muscle pain,dry mouth eyes ok rheum says fibro.does this sound likely?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
Impossible to say: It is impossible to say since the diagnosis of fibromyalgia depends on a complete history and physical exam. Remember, fibromyalgia is a not uncommon component of connective tissue disorders. The ANA and SSA can be positive in normals. If you are concerned, get a 2nd opinion.
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