A 42-year-old female asked:
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Ana 320, anti ds DNA borderline 1:20, pain in the joints of both fingers and one wrist upon movement .Mouth ulcers every month, v. Active. Is it lupus ?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See rheumatologist: The presence of mouth ulcers suggests that your problem may be from other forms of autoimmune disease than lupus.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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