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I have symptoms of behcets and lupus.Neg ana, but positive lupus skin biopsy. Could i still have lupus?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Unlikely

Technically yes, but practically no, at least not the systemic form. I cannot remember the last time i saw ANA negative systemic lupus but anything is possible.

In brief: Unlikely

Technically yes, but practically no, at least not the systemic form. I cannot remember the last time i saw ANA negative systemic lupus but anything is possible.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Yes

A small number of people have ANA negative lupus.
See this site for more info. http://lupus.about.com/od/typesoflupus/p/lupananeg.htm.

In brief: Yes

A small number of people have ANA negative lupus.
See this site for more info. http://lupus.about.com/od/typesoflupus/p/lupananeg.htm.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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