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    is it really RA?
    djandnana posted:
    I had to go see a Rheumatologist after being Diagnosed with Raynaulds. THey wanted to put me on medication etc. My legs were swollen ad the bottom of my feet were turning purple. The medication was making me feel really weird. WhenI would stand up I would feel like I was walking on a slant. Anyway, my toes also felt ice cold. I was always putting me feet in really hot water. They did blood work and my ANA was neg and RA level was just under 700. Does this mean I have RA? THey told me that some people have RA numbers into the thousands. I am really not worried about it but thought I should at least post on here and see what anyone else has to say. I also have swollen hands and have gone up 3 ring sizes. My Mother has RA and you can tell because every joint in her hands are swollen and crooked. Thanks

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