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ANA & ESR

Discussion in 'Tests and Procedures' started by AmaDid, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. AmaDid

    AmaDid New Member

    Hi, I could use some help deciphering my blood work.
    ANA: 1 : 320 homogenous pattern observed
    dsDNA: None Detected
    CHROMATIN IGG: 5
    ESR: 44

    Could this qualify for a lupus diagnosis?
     
  2. debatat

    debatat Moderator

    Hi and welcome to the site. A doctor will not usually give a lupus diagnosis based solely on bloodwork. It is usually a combination of bloodwork and symptoms. Having said that, your bloodwork indicates you have something auto immune going on as you have a positive ANA and inflammation (ESR).
     

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