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Whats included in a the lupus panel?

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Dr. Douglas Mund
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Many serological

A typical lupus panel from a commercial lab includes an ANA anti dsdna and possibly an ena and sjögren's.
Antibodies.

In brief: Many serological

A typical lupus panel from a commercial lab includes an ANA anti dsdna and possibly an ena and sjögren's.
Antibodies.
Dr. Douglas Mund
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: ANA reflex

A reflex ANA is done: if y6our ANA is positive, it checks for antibodies which could indicate a variety of diseases in the lupus family associated the a positive ana, ds-dna abs, rnp abs, sm abs, scl-70 abs, anti-centromere abs, and ss-a, and ss-b antibodies are included.

In brief: ANA reflex

A reflex ANA is done: if y6our ANA is positive, it checks for antibodies which could indicate a variety of diseases in the lupus family associated the a positive ana, ds-dna abs, rnp abs, sm abs, scl-70 abs, anti-centromere abs, and ss-a, and ss-b antibodies are included.
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