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A 48-year-old female asked:

Lupus or ra? positive ana 1:160, speckled, homogeneous; neg ena, anti-dna, & rf; high esr, crp, ab igg, 14-3-3 eta, & leukocyte esterase; low lymphocy

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Multiple criteria: Multiple criteria need to be met for diagnosis of Lupus or RA. You may visit this site for info: https://www.rheumatology.org/I-Am-A/Patient-Caregiver/Diseases-Conditions/Lupus And then discuss it with your doctor who ordered the tests.

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