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  1. Tests and Procedures
    hi all, looking for some info on anca's. I tested positive for ANA 1:1280 homogeneous and speckled pattern. I also tested positive for ANCA at -1:20. With Pr3 and Mpo antibodies above cut off range Other lupus antibodies were negative as well as RA factor but i also had a vectrs test done for...
  2. any advice !!!???? To recap , i have symptoms of Lupus for about 4 mnths now and had a blood test show inflamation ( bloods inflammed ) i have just recieved results for another blood test , my ANA is abnormal !!!!???? what does this mean !!!??? my rheumy app is on thursday. Does this mean it...
  3. Tests and Procedures
    Just a bit of background; I have been diagnosed as having Sjogren's syndrome for several years. Before the dx and starting in 2004, I had several ANA tests come back positive 1:1280 atypical speckled (sometimes also with homogenous) with one also indicating cytoplasmic fluorescence. One ENA...
  4. "I have SLE, RA, Sjogrens, Raynauds, and more. My ANA has a speckled pattern. My sister was just tested. "Nuclear, Dense, Finely Speckled" Is that Nucleolar or Speckled? I was dx 20 years ago and the new tests, procedures, verbiage, and processes are confusing me.
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