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My antinuclear antibody test came back positive, how worried should I be?
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: ANA - not diagnostic
The ANA (anti-nuclear antibody) can be present for many reason.
It is classically seen in sle, but most people was a + ANA do not have lupus or a connective tissue disease. You evaluation will help clarify why you have the + ANA and how it relates to your medical condition.

In brief: ANA - not diagnostic
The ANA (anti-nuclear antibody) can be present for many reason.
It is classically seen in sle, but most people was a + ANA do not have lupus or a connective tissue disease. You evaluation will help clarify why you have the + ANA and how it relates to your medical condition.
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