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What are rheumatoid factor and other blood test results that suggest lupus?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: ANA, Sm, antidsDNA

Laboratory tests are important but not the only factor in diagnosing lupus.
Generally the screening test is for anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) more specific tests are antibodies to sm antigen and double stranded dna.

In brief: ANA, Sm, antidsDNA

Laboratory tests are important but not the only factor in diagnosing lupus.
Generally the screening test is for anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA) more specific tests are antibodies to sm antigen and double stranded dna.
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