A 46-year-old female asked:
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up back pain , thinning hair , cold hands. ana+ spec patrn. 1;640. cbc ok. metabolic ok. serum protein ok. lupus panel negative. rheum drs dismissed it.

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
ANA: Get a 2nd opinion. Maybe the doctor wasn't listening to your problem list.
Answered on Sep 22, 2016
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