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I have recurring flares of rashes, joint pain, muscle aches, debilitating fatigue, dizziness. I have photosensitity and one episode of my WBC at 2.0 years back. My ANA is 6:40. I'm on plaquenil. Why are all my other antibodies neg for lupus?

I have  recurring flares of  rashes, joint pain, muscle aches, debilitating fatigue, dizziness. I have photosensitity and one episode of my WBC at 2.0 years back.  My ANA is 6:40.  I'm on plaquenil. Why are all my other antibodies neg for lupus?

Maybe SLE maybe not.: Diagnosis of rheumatologic disease is generally based on symptoms with support from lab. Sounds like you have a rheumatologic disease and are being treated with a rheumatologic agent perhaps by a rheumatologist. They can explain your particular situation better, but suffice it to say tests are not always right and a single test does not generally make or break a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can cvid cause extreme fatigue and aching joints?

Can cvid cause extreme fatigue and aching joints?

Futher Investigation: Most definitely. However, immune deficiencies can also be linked to autoimmune diseases so further testing for things like inflammatory arthritis and connective tissue diseases is important. ...Read more

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Severe body/joint aches, hobbling after being seated, extreme fatigue, onset 2 months ago, hysterectomy 1 yr ago?

Severe body/joint aches, hobbling after being seated, extreme fatigue, onset 2 months ago, hysterectomy 1 yr ago?

Need more info: Fatigue, myalgia, arthritis could be a result of a rheumatic disorder such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis. Has nothing to do with your hysterectomy, although following your hysterectomy you might need estrogen. You need to see your primary care physician and have some blood work to include sed rate, RA titer, FANA as a screening ...Read more

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What could cause joint and body pain, sore throat, and extreme tiredness for 5 weeks?

What could cause joint and body pain, sore throat, and extreme tiredness for 5 weeks?

Many possibilities : There are a lot of possibilities that could cause your symptoms including: viral illness like mono syndromes (ebv and cmv), possibly mosquito-borne illnesses like west nile, etc., collagen-vascular diseases, valley fever (cocci), histoplasmosis, leukemia or other cancers. Get yourself checked out asap. ...Read more

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Hi I'm 21 I exclusively breastfeed and its been 3 months I have daily bone and joint aches, extreme fatigue and hot flashes what can this be?

Hi I'm 21 I exclusively breastfeed and its been 3 months I have daily bone and joint aches, extreme fatigue and hot flashes what can this be?

Hot flashes: Congrats on a new baby. Breast feeding may be tough but gets easier over time. For now you should make an early appointment to see your obstetrician. I am confident that she/he will help you feel better. The bone and joint aches might be arthritis but I don't think that is the case. Bring that to your obstetricians attention. ...Read more

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I have had extreme fatigue, swollen tonsils, constant headache, joint/ muscle aches, and red but not super sore throat. my boyfriend has mono, do i?

I have had extreme fatigue, swollen tonsils, constant headache, joint/ muscle aches, and red but not super sore throat. my boyfriend has mono, do i?

Mono: the symptoms you described combined with a known contact (your boyfriend) with mono makes it very likely that you have it as well. You should see your primary care doctor for an exam and tests to confirm a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Joint swelling, fatigue, and strep? How often does strep cause joint swelling or joint aches?

Joint swelling, fatigue, and strep? How often does strep cause joint swelling or joint aches?

Not often if treared: Strep infection may lead to other inflammatory illnesses, including: scarlet fever, an illness characterized by a rash inflammation of the kidney (poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis) rheumatic fever, a serious condition that can affect the heart, joints, nervous system and skin the risk of developing severe complications from strep throat is low in the United States. ...Read more

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I have hives, joint aches, extreme coldness and fatigue....do I have an autoimmune disease? I am a 31 year old female who is extremely active

I have hives, joint aches, extreme coldness and fatigue....do I have an autoimmune disease? I am a 31 year old female who is extremely active

?: The symptoms you listed can just be due to viral illness, or a reaction to a medication you are on or received lately, or something else more common than an autoimmune disorder, given that you sound healthy otherwise, kindly visit your doctor, present your concerns, it is much easier to rule out an autoimmune disease than to confirm it, wish you wellness, ...Read more

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