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A 50-year-old male asked:

If you had a negative anti nuclear antibody test would this rule out a diagnosis of dle or sle?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Not necessarily: There is ANA negative lupus. You may consult this site for diagnostic criteria for lupus: http://lupusresearchinstitute.org/lupus-facts/lupus-diagnosis

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