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    Lupus or not??
    An_267447 posted:
    Hi Everyone,

    I need some advice. I've been having moderate to severe joint pain, headaches, rashes on both arms, fatigue, random high fever, and swelling. On top of the fact that my blood work came back with a positive ANA (only 40 over) and a high ESR. This past Friday I had my 1st appt. with the Rheumatologist and he said that all my symptoms point to Lupus, but with the ANA being so low in comparison to its normal range he's not sure. The high ESR he thinks is also aligned with Lupus. I've taken a ANA choice test and am not waiting on my results.

    If my ANA comes back in the same range and my ESR is still high would Lupus still be a possibility?

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