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My lab tests came back with a positive ANA and positive rnp antibodies...Are these normal ?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: No.

Positive anas can be "false" positive.
On the other hand an rnp antibody is not false. This combination would indicate mixed connective tissue disease. That having been said, I have many patients with a low titer rnp positivity and no signs of disease.

In brief: No.

Positive anas can be "false" positive.
On the other hand an rnp antibody is not false. This combination would indicate mixed connective tissue disease. That having been said, I have many patients with a low titer rnp positivity and no signs of disease.
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: No

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In brief: No

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