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A 29-year-old female asked:

positive anti-thyroglobulin (94 iu/ml), negative anti-thyroid peroxidase. results from pos. ana 1:160 speckled. 2 months ago ana negative - not titer evident. would thyroid be causing pos. ana now? ana panel neg. to all other antibodies (ena)

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss the findings with him/her.

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